Jewel of the Ocean

 

A casual glance might identify this  as a photograph of an attractive and highly decorative brooch.  But look again.  It is, in fact, a seashell to which fossilised growth of various kinds has become attached.  It was found when we were walking along a beach in Morocco.

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Filed under Art, Nature, Pattern, photography, Sand, Sea, Shore

10 responses to “Jewel of the Ocean

  1. You really brought out that bejeweled look in the photograph!

  2. Gigi Galore

    It’s a beautiful shell 🙂

  3. Wow – what a fabulous shell!

  4. That’s rather extraordinary!

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