When Ringtop Cowry shells
are treated with acid, the yellow is removed and the purple color
underneath is revealed. The purple
cowry shells are 5/8" to 3/4" long. They are undrilled. There are approximately 773 shells in a kilogram bag.
||Purple Cowry Shell
||US$2.50 per shell
||Purple Cowry Shell (kg)
||US$35.00 per kg
Genus and species: Cypraea annulus. Wild.
A USFWS export permit is required for all shipments outside the USA.
Product of The Philippines