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Tracy Upton

Sand Dollar

$ 650.00

Tracy Upton

Sand Dollar

$ 650.00

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The name "sand dollar" comes from the shape of its body, which resembles a large coin. Besides Sand "Bucks" there are many other names for the sand dollar around the world. In Spanish the sand dollar is know as a "galleta de mar" or sea cookie.  In South Africa, they are referred to as pansy shells from the five-petaled pansy flower.   It is interesting to know that Sand dollars are not shells.  They are animals, specifically sea urchins.

Materials: Original, signed acrylic painting mounted in a warm gold bamboo frame.

Size: 14” x 14 1/2”

Frame details: Gold bamboo, wood, matted with glass, 1 ¼” deep, ready to hang.

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