Sea shell "Cassis cornuta"
Early 20th century, private collection from Finland.
Massive horned helmet shell (Cassis cornuta), species of extremely large sea snail, a marine Gastropoda mollusc in the family Cassidae. This gorgeous aged item comes from the Finnish private collection. Moderate condition. Minimal cracks. Age-related wear, dirt and dust. Old repair. Size approx. 33,0cm x 23,0cm x 19,5cm. Weight c. 3443g.
NB! This aged shell/ conch are private specimen from Finland, Europe. We don’t sell, buy or distribute new shells, conches or fragments and we don’t accept their illegal importation.