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Arabic Volute, Alcithoe arabica, IV43283

Physical Description

Large sized volute shell with sharp protrusions on the shoulder, a steep spire, and a wide mouth. The surface is creamy brown and pink coloured, with a small amount of faded patterning.

Measurements

Maximum dimensions (H x W x D): 101 x 43 x 33mm

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