Polished Silver Trochus Seashell 2-3″ | 1 piece

Polished Silver Trochus Seashell 2-3″ | 1 piece

$5.00

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Description

• Trochus refers to sea snails Textus niloticus, which is valued for its nacre or mother of pearl layer, which was traditionally made into items such as pearl buttons and jewelry
• The interior of the shell is pearly and iridescent because of a thick layer of nacre (mother of pearl)
• Sea snails in the genus Trochus have large, thick, solid shells that have a broadly conical spire and a flat base. The periphery is angulated. The base of the shell is flat or convex
• You will receive one polished silver trochus shell similar to the reference specimens
• Approximately 2-3″ long measured at the longest points

Additional information

Weight 3.5 oz