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Shell

Object Number: 
INV.7163.2
Medium: 
Shell, paper
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1 3/4 in. (4.4 cm)
Description: 
Half brown cockle shell with printed photograph pasted in, reads "The Only Pebble on the Beach."
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group