Overall: 7.5 x 9 cm (2 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)
Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Harold T. Clark in memory of Flora L. Terry 1957.139
The marine clam species to which this shell belongs is exclusive to the western Pacific Ocean near China, Japan, the Philippines, and the East Indies.
The inside of this shell preserves the earliest, extant figure paintings in Chinese history.
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