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Title: Trachycarium Egmontianum
Item Name: Shells


A Prickly Cockle shell (Trachycarium Egmontiamum), from the south east U.S.A. Interior white, exterior yellow-brown. Part of the Pamplin shell collection. Cockles are examples of bivalves, that is shells in two parts, with the soft body of the mollusc between them. They are widely eaten.

Materials: shell
Measurements: L:5.8cm; W:5.7cm
ID_Number: ERYMS : 1995.851