Large Natural South Pacific Giant Clam Shell Specimen


Massive natural Tridacna gigas South Pacific ocean giant clam shell specimen. The large shell features a highly calcified exterior and dramatic vertical shell folds. A later added drain hole has been added to the bottom for drainage or use as a sink. Very heavy and solid with distinctive shell lines on the exterior. From an estate in the Napa Valley, CA.

Dimensions: 31"w x 20"d x 13"h

Circa: 20th Century, United States

Materials: Shell

Condition: Distressed, wear consistent with age and use. Additions or alterations made to the original: Later added drain hole in the bottom. Beautifully calcified patina on the exterior. Age appropriate wear. Minor losses on edges as expected.

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