Snail shell

Miss Linter was born in Teignmouth to a well-known musical family. She started her shell collecting in the 1880s and the basis of her collection was formed by the acquisition of collections from Mr Theobald and Colonel Skinner.

Object Summary

Accession Loan No.
Collection Class
Collection Area Region
South Asia
Collector Excavator
Linter, Miss Juliana Emma (from the collection of): Theobald, Colonel William (from the collection of)
Common Name
snail shell
Simple Name
mollusc: shell
Period Classification
Victorian (1837-1901); Edwardian (1901-1914)

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Pollicaria gravida (Benson): CYCLOPHORIDAE