A lovely set of twelve natural tiger cowrie shell napkin rings or holders. All beautifully marked with lustrous white and brown mottled or spotted coloration. Of Indo-Pacific origin. Circa 1960s.
The napkin rings vary in slightly in size and coloration. They are approx. 2 inches wide × 2 inches deep × 2 inches high.
All napkin holders are in excellent condition. Two of the twelve are straight cut on each end rather than scalloped and are slightly smaller. No cracks, breaks or chips.
A beautiful gift or bring a little of the exotic to your own table.
Cypraea tigris, commonly known as the tiger cowrie, is a species of cowry, a large sea snail.
Set of 12 Seashell Tiger Cowrie Napkin Rings Holders