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Giant Turtle Shell

Giant Antique Sea Turtle Shell or Carapace
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Impressive antique sea turtle shell with its iconic form and subtle variegated color tones, once
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Antique 19th Century American Victorian Wall-mounted Sculptures

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Sea turtle

Giant Victorian Taxidermy Loggerhead Sea Turtle
Located in Amsterdam, NL
An extremely rare giant Victorian taxidermy Loggerhead sea turtle England, 19th century The
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Antique 19th Century British Victorian Taxidermy

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Tortoise Shell, Animal Skin, Epoxy Resin, Paint

Giant Victorian Taxidermy Loggerhead Sea Turtle
Giant Victorian Taxidermy Loggerhead Sea Turtle
H 17.72 in W 47.25 in D 66.93 in
A 'scrimshaw' engraved turtle shell commemorating the Transatlantic slave trade
Located in Amsterdam, NL
Probably Danish Virgin Islands, St. Thomas, circa 1917 The Giant Amazon Arrau River turtle shell
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Early 20th Century Virgin Islands Historical Memorabilia

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Marine turtle

18th Original Italian Cabinet on Stand, Baroque Bargueno with Carey Inlays
Located in Miami, FL
furniture with sea turtle shell are explained by the shortage of material, it was necessary to import
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Antique Early 18th Century Italian Baroque Buffets

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Bronze

19th C. Royal Copenhagen* Parian Aesthetic Movement Vase by Anna Plenge, 1870
By Royal Copenhagen
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
with a giant sea turtle at his side, holding a cornucopia shell vase. Overall Measurements: 13.5
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Antique 19th Century Danish Aesthetic Movement Vases

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Porcelain

Japanese Fine Antique Gilt and Red Lacquer Lotus Bud Flower, Edo Period 19th C
Located in South Burlington, VT
collector History of the Japanese turtle "minogame" One of the most famous is the mythological giant turtle
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Antique 1840s Japanese Edo Sculptures and Carvings

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Wood

"Faire Un Bout De Chemin Ensemble" Contemporary Mixed Media on Canvas
By Nathalie Boissonnault
Located in Baltimore, MD
mixed media work on canvas by Nathalie Boissonnault, depicting an origami turtle with graffiti holding
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2010s Contemporary Animal Paintings

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Canvas, Mixed Media, Paint

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17th Century French Aubusson Mythological Tapestry
Located in New York, NY
A French Aubusson mythological tapestry from the 17th century, depicting the Spartan king, Menelaus, seated at left, sending his brother Agamemnon and the Greek troops to Troy to rec...
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Antique 17th Century French Aubusson Tapestries

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Wool

19th Century Antique Chinese Turtle Shell Vanity Mirror
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Here is a rare and unusual antique, Chinese vanity mirror presented in a turtle shell. The mirror is in a mahogany frame, expertly carved with lotus flowers and mounted in a carved m...
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Antique 19th Century Chinese Qing Table Mirrors

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Marine turtle

English Country House Bar Cabinet
Located in Westwood, NJ
A very finely carved flame mahogany veneered architectural bar cabinet of the Althorp House façade, the upper section with a gabled brass galleried roof with 8 dormers, with a Spence...
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21st Century and Contemporary Vietnamese George II Dry Bars

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Wood

English Country House Bar Cabinet
English Country House Bar Cabinet
H 82.25 in W 62.75 in D 22.75 in
Carved Swiss Black Forest Chalet Clock, circa 1880
Located in Evergreen, CO
Intricate, painstaking detail is featured in this rare and magnificent, hand-carved, Black Forest chalet clock, which has professionally restored woodwork. If you look closely at the...
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Antique 1880s Swiss Black Forest Table Clocks and Desk Clocks

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Walnut

A marine specimen: a pair of sea turtle carapace, Italy 1850.
Located in Milan, IT
A wunderkammer marine specimen: an ancient pair of shells or carapaces of a hawksbill sea turtle (Eretmochelys Imbricata Linnaeus, 1766), the structure in bone and cartilage, origina...
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Antique Mid-19th Century Italian Natural Specimens

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Wood, Sea turtle

Louis XVI Style Panelling with Louis XVI Period Mantel and Trumeau
Located in SAINT-OUEN-SUR-SEINE, FR
Rare Napoleon III style paneled room in blackened wood (stained beech) with its fireplace in stucco in imitation of porphyry. The fireplace, which is the centerpiece of this paneled...
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20th Century French Napoleon III Panelling

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Bronze

Royal Italian Writing Desk and Armchair
Located in New Orleans, LA
This Italian carved mahogany writing table is said to have been crafted specifically for use by King Carlo Alberto (Charles Albert of Sardinia, 1798-1849). Both beautiful and functio...
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Antique 19th Century Italian Desks and Writing Tables

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Mahogany

Royal Italian Writing Desk and Armchair
Royal Italian Writing Desk and Armchair
H 32.75 in W 54.5 in D 33 in
Large Brass Sea Turtle Sculpture
By Anthony Redmile London
Located in North Hollywood, CA
Large brass sea turtle sculpture / decorative box / catch all. Shell is polished brass and rest of body is in patinated finish. We also have a smaller size in our other listing LU985...
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Vintage 1970s Hollywood Regency Animal Sculptures

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Brass

Large Brass Sea Turtle Sculpture
Large Brass Sea Turtle Sculpture
H 7 in W 28 in D 19 in
Inuit Soapstone Sea Lion
Located in Mexico City, MX
A big Inuit soapstone sculpture depicting a sea lion. The sculpture is signed on the bottom by an unidentified artist and numbered 202266. With Canada Eskimo Art seal.
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Vintage 1970s Canadian Folk Art Sculptures and Carvings

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Soapstone

Inuit Soapstone Sea Lion
Inuit Soapstone Sea Lion
H 5.32 in W 8.67 in D 7.88 in
"Poseidon and Vulcan, " Marvelous Brass Repoussé Relief Sculptures, Nude Males
Located in Philadelphia, PA
Beautifully detailed and patinated, this pair of brass repoussé relief sculptures depict Vulcan at his forge, making lightning bolts to be thrown down from the sky, and Poseidon with...
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Early 20th Century French Renaissance Revival Wall-mounted Sculptures

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Brass

Louis XV Style Ormolu-Mounted & Marquetry Commode - François Linke Leon Messagé
By François Linke
Located in Los Angeles, CA
A French Louis XV style ormolu-mounted and end-cut floral and fruit marquetry two-drawer serpentine-shaped bombé commode by François Linke (1855-1946), Index number 720, the mounts d...
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Early 20th Century French Louis XV Commodes and Chests of Drawers

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Ormolu

Giant South Sea Clam Shell
Located in Malibu, CA
Wonderful example of a giant clam shell from the Indian Ocean. The bleached white color and high profile of the scallops make this a distinctive centerpiece or decoration. This speci...
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Antique Early 19th Century Indonesian Garden Ornaments

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Shell

Giant South Sea Clam Shell
Giant South Sea Clam Shell
H 3.94 in W 12.21 in D 7.09 in
Iridescent Ammonite Fossil
Located in London, GB
Large spectacular iridescent ammonite fossil. 75 Million y/o A magnificent example of one of the most spectacular fossils. A large and intensely vibrant ammonite, Placenticeras cost...
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Antique 15th Century and Earlier Canadian Natural Specimens

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Stone

Iridescent Ammonite Fossil
Iridescent Ammonite Fossil
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H 16.54 in Dm 16.54 in
Faux Albino Sea Turtle Shell Scrimshaw with American Historical Vignettes
Located in West Palm Beach, FL
Faux Albino Sea Turtle Shell Scrimshaw with American Historical Vignettes Circa 1980s, Simulated Tortoiseshell The faux albino sea turtle shell scrimshaw sculpture is a unique an...
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20th Century Victorian Historical Memorabilia

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Resin

Hand Painted Peacock Bar Cabinet
Located in Westwood, NJ
A finely hand-painted and black lacquered cabinet on stand, the cabinet with gold leaf and hand-painted decoration of peacocks in a landscape, with fine repousse chased brass mounts,...
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21st Century and Contemporary Vietnamese George III Dry Bars

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Brass

Hand Painted Peacock Bar Cabinet
Hand Painted Peacock Bar Cabinet
H 64 in W 37 in D 21 in
Portrait of Bridget Drury Lady Shaw, formerly Viscountess Kilmorey
By Sir Peter Lely
Located in London, GB
Sir Peter Lely (Soest 1618 – 1680 London) Portrait of lady with a crown, possibly Bridget Drury Lady Shaw, formerly Viscountess Kilmorey, later Lady Baber (d.1696) c.1665 Oil on canv...
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1660s Portrait Paintings

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Oil

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Giant Turtle Shell or Carapace
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Impressive antique gigantic turtle shell with its iconic variegated color tones, sea inspired form
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Antique 19th Century American Victorian Wall-mounted Sculptures

Materials

Sea turtle

Giant Turtle Shell or Carapace
Giant Turtle Shell or Carapace
H 44 in W 33 in D 14 in
Giant Antique Sea Turtle Shell
Located in Palm Beach, FL
Here we present a rare giant sea turtle shell with its organic form and variegated colors. One of
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Antique 19th Century American Victorian Natural Specimens

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Sea turtle

Giant Antique Sea Turtle Shell
Giant Antique Sea Turtle Shell
H 35 in W 25 in D 13 in
Giant Sea Turtle Shell, Antique Natural History Specimen
Located in Rochester, NY
Antique sea turtle shell carapace, natural history specimen. Great vintage condition with
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Antique Early 1900s Natural Specimens

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Shell, Sea turtle

Giant Antique Turtle Carapace or Shell
Located in Bradenton, FL
A large antique 19th-century giant sea turtle carapace (shell) specimen. Authentic antique turtle
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Antique 19th Century Organic Modern Natural Specimens

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Shell

Giant Antique Turtle Carapace or Shell
Located in Bradenton, FL
A large antique 19th-century giant sea turtle carapace (shell) specimen. Authentic antique turtle
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Antique 19th Century Organic Modern Natural Specimens

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Shell

Giant White River Turtle Shell, South American
Located in London, GB
A giant South American river turtle shell (often mistakenly referred to as an ‘albino’ or a
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Antique Early 19th Century South American Taxidermy

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Shell

Giant White River Turtle Shell, South American
Giant White River Turtle Shell, South American
H 29.53 in W 22.84 in D 7.88 in
Giant White River Turtle Shell, South American
Located in London, GB
A giant South American river turtle shell (often mistakenly referred to as an ‘albino’ or a
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Antique Early 19th Century South American Taxidermy

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Shell

Giant White River Turtle Shell, South American
Giant White River Turtle Shell, South American
H 29.53 in W 22.84 in D 7.88 in
Antique Turtle Shell Carapace
Located in Bradenton, FL
A large antique 19th-century giant sea turtle carapace (shell) specimen Authentic antique turtle
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Antique 19th Century Organic Modern Natural Specimens

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Shell

Antique Turtle Shell Carapace
Antique Turtle Shell Carapace
H 22 in W 20 in D 8 in
Scrimshaw Blonde Turtle Shell Carapace, Early 20th Century Taxidermy
Located in Amsterdam, NL
A 'SCRIMSHAW' GIANT AMAZON RIVER OR ARRAU TURTLE SHELL (PDOCNEMIS EXPANSA) Marked John Clayton
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Early 20th Century Taxidermy

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Marine turtle

50 Million Year Old Eocene Fossil Giant Turtle Specimen in Stone, from Wyoming
By Green River Fossil Company
Located in Logan, UT
Giant green river turtle Axestemys byssinus Age: Early Eocene (50 million years) Location: Green
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2010s American Decorative Art

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Limestone

Giant Sea Turtle Carapace or Shell, 19th Century
Located in Kinderhook, NY
A large antique 19th-century giant sea turtle carapace (shell) specimen; the top and edges likely
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Antique 19th Century Natural Specimens

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Tortoise Shell

Scrimshaw Blonde Turtle Shell Carapace, 19th Century Taxidermy
Located in Amsterdam, NL
A 'SCRIMSHAW' giant amazon river or Arrau turtle shell (Pdocnemis Expansa), 19th century Of
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Antique 19th Century Taxidermy

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Marine turtle

Scrimshaw Blonde Turtle Shell Carapace, 19th Century Taxidermy
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H 27.56 in W 20.87 in D 5.91 in
Giant Bronze Garden Turtle Fountain
Located in South Burlington, VT
Massive Friend A giant charming and superb quality hand cast bronze turtle sculpture features
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20th Century Chinese Garden Ornaments

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Bronze

Giant Turtle Shell Made from Capiz Shell.
Located in Palm Springs, CA
So unique and decorative.
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20th Century American More Furniture and Collectibles

Antique Giant Blonde South American River Turtle Carapace, circa 1880
By Contemporary Shells Inc. 1
Located in London, GB
Antique example from circa 1880, bears the scars and patina of over 120 years and more. The shell
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Antique 1880s Brazilian International Style Taxidermy

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Marine turtle

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Questions About Giant Turtle Shell
  • 1stDibs ExpertApril 5, 2022
    In nature, you can find giant clam shells along the shorelines of the Philippines and in the Sabah coral reefs in Malaysian Borneo. To purchase giant clam shells, check out reputable online platforms, auction houses and antique stores. On 1stDibs, shop a variety of giant clam shells.