Huge Rare Golden Cowrie Cypraea Aurantium Sea Shell From A Hawaii Collection


Huge Rare Golden Cowrie Cypraea Aurantium Sea Shell From A Hawaii Collection

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Huge Rare Golden Cowrie Cypraea Aurantium Sea Shell From A Hawaii Collection:
$88


Rare HUGE Golden Cowrie Cypraea Aurantium Sea Shell From a Hawaii Collection

Stunning Dark Orange Color - 80.5 mm Specimen

  • Goodsize measuring 3.17" = 80.5 mm
  • Golden cowrie or Cypraea aurantium
  • Stunning dark color, a brilliant peachy orange dorsum with a creamy underbelly
  • Kept out of the light to preserve color intensity
  • Because of their beauty and rarity, these were status symbols- worn as an adornment by Fijians and used at decorate the king's vessel in Samoa
  • Some stress lines which is common for this species, see photos
  • Keep in mind, golden cowries area highly coveted shell for collectors
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Huge Rare Golden Cowrie Cypraea Aurantium Sea Shell From A Hawaii Collection:
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