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Pair of Gigas Clam Shells on Feet

$3,250

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Few things on earth are as iconic as the clam shell. With graceful curves and subtle variations of color, this is mother nature’s genius on display, presented on a custom base to enhance the sculptural elements. The halves are available at $1,600 each.

Details

  • Dimensions
    Height: 11 in. (27.94 cm)Width: 17 in. (43.18 cm)Depth: 10 in. (25.4 cm)
  • Style
    Organic Modern (In the Style Of)
  • Materials and Techniques
  • Place of Origin
  • Period
  • Date of Manufacture
    circa 2000
  • Condition
    Wear consistent with age and use.
  • Seller Location
    Palm Beach, FL
  • Reference Number
    Seller: 36221stDibs: LU86034926763

Shipping & Returns

  • Shipping

    Ships From: Palm Beach, FL
  • Return Policy

    This item cannot be returned.

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