Pair of Napoleon III mounted shells with white barnacles


These striking seashells are beautifully mounted on round carved bases. They date to the 19th century and are Napoleon III specimens. These would have been displayed in a cabinet de curiosities. Condition consistent with age and use.


Approx. 6¼” x 3½” wide x 11½” high each

Approx. 16cm x 9cm wide x 29cm high each

USA delivery - $75 including all import taxes

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