The Venus ShellThe Venus Shell is named after the Roman goddess of beauty, namely Venus. According to lore she was born out of foam and came to life in a beautiful shell - just like the one at hand. Depictions of Venus mostly capture this exact moment, therefore, the shell is closely connected to everything Venus herself stand for. If you too are interested in owning a little piece of touchable history for your own then this might just be the item for you to have. Additionally, you get a whole new level of immersion when thinking about Romans religion and culture while holding this very shell in your hand. It will seem like holding a piece of Venus herself.
Besides, this beauty of a clam makes for a very nice piece of decoration and can further be used to store little trinkets and knickknacks in it. It also makes for a beautiful and unique present that every recipient will be glad over. Especially when you tell him or her the meaning of this shell. In this case it might even be a good gift for a loved one in order to express one's feelings.
Venus Shell Details
- Diameter: Approximately 9 - 10 cm
- Real shell
- Resembles the ones often depicted in paintings of the goddess Venus
- Mother pearl on the inside
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