Nautilus Pompilius on Pedestal

  • €250.00
  • Origin: Papua Nuova Guinea
  • Product Code: NPP-40
  • Holder: Wood | Stone
  • Dimensions (L x W x H): 180mm × 160mm × 95mm
  • Weight: 435g

Description

A beautiful Nautilus Pompilius placed on a wooden base with an Agate disc that allows it to be exhibited as a design object or collection, without distorting its natural charm and diverting attention from the subject.
Since the early 1600s, the Nautilus were the subject of research, study and collection, in fact it is very easy to find in photographs depicting Wunderkammers of the time, some Nautilus mounted on extravagant bases and often embellished with silver elements.

Nautilus size: 170 x 135 x 80 mm

Tags: nautilus, agate, wood, papua new guinea