Discover wonderful 'fossil marine shells' in this category where you'll find some rather special selections, here we have a wide range of museum quality fossils for sale; Ammonites that sit elegantly in your living-space surmounted and classically displayed on our custom designed bronze plinths or wall features that transcend your personal style and passion for historic themes into reality.
Discover a geological world of fossils including the prolific and stunning fossil pecten shells including many other molluscs and orthoceras specimens.
£1,872.00A fine fossilised Chlamys lattissima pecten clam shell from the region of Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, Southern France. More commonly known in France as 'Coquille St. Jacques', these large shells can be found in the carbonate levels of the Miocene period. The large size, completeness and attractive colouration of these fossilised shells makes them very collectible. Read further our description below... Genus: Chlamys latissima sp. Age: Cenozoic Era, Miocene Period; Burdigalian/Aquitanian Stages, around 23 to 15 million years ago Origin: Lacoste quarries near Marseilles, Bollene, Vaucluse department, Provence-Alpes-Côte d'Azur, France. Pecten measurements. Height: 21.4 cm Width: 20.3 cm Depth: 10 cm Approximate weight: 2,673 kg Learn More