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Mother of Pearl engraved Shell - Pelecypoda mollusca - 31 x 16cm

Lot reference 19453631
Mother of Pearl engraved Shell - Pelecypoda mollusca - 31 x 16cm

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Location: Netherlands
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2017 - Indonesia - non-CITES species

Scientific Name: Pelecypoda mollusca
Dimensions (H/ W/ L/ Dia in cm): 31 x 16cm
Condition: Preserved
Origin: Indonesia
Weight (in g): 1000gm

Completely engraved large mother of pearl shell, very intricate. The carving into the shell is of an array of exotic frogs among floral branches, flowers and petals.
The shell was engraved by Balinese craftsmen, who have mastered the art of carving.
Comes with black metal stand.

Height of shell including stand: 30 cm
Width of shell: 15 cm

Disclaimer: Please be aware that this lot contains mother of pearl. Some regulations are in place regarding the import of mother of pearl into the USA. Please check prior to bidding. This shells full name is freshwater mussel shell.

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Feedback score: 99.6%
Reviews given: 484
Member since: May 10, 2015
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    Jaak63 July 16, 2018

  • Excellent. no issues at all. Very pleased indeed, Steve B

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    inviata martedì:

    BUONGIORNO, ho ricevuto ieri il teschio, bellissimo, ma sotto c'è una lunga frattura nel legno, e di questo lei non ne ha scritto e ho notato che non ha messo nessuna foto del sotto
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