Melo Amphora

  • €175.00
  • Origin: Australia
  • Product Code: MUA-05
  • Location: Port Hedland
  • Dimensions (L x W x H): 35.00cm × 27.00cm × 17.00cm
  • Weight: 1,057.00g

Description

VOLUTIDAE

Melo Amphora

Author: Lightfoot, 1786
Locality: Port Hedland, Australia
Size: 348 mm

Melo Amphora Gigante. This shell is larger than the Volutidea family. Since ancient times it has always been much sought after not only for its beauty but also for its functionality, the Australian natives used it to retain water.

Tags: melo amphora, volutidae, australia, yellow