An excellent double specimen Pecten shell authentic fossil surmounted white portland limestone sculpture. The 'Coquille St. Jacques' preserved and displaying splendidly well, complemented by the limestone plinth. These large clams create a natural element feature, the artist using the most attractive way to exhibit the specimen fossils, another superb mount created by the fossil store.
A 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.
Here at the fossil store we surmount the mollusc's on various attractive bases or plinths uplifting the beauty of the shellfish, creating with mother nature helping hand, a beautifully decorate original fossil sculpture, suitable for inclusion in your environment, which creates not only a dramatic sculptural art-form, also an authentic natural history piece of interest sure to intrigue and impress.