Cypraea capensis / Cowrie seashell

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  • Item Category: Natural History
  • Source: eBay UK
  • Sold Date: Feb 26, 2012
  • Channel: Auction House

Cypraea capensis Gray 1828 from a private collection.

Cape Cowrie.

An excellent example of the species. A lovely large blotch.

In perfect condition. Shiny and glossy.

Approx 2.9cm.

From Africa. Collection data supplied.