Sepia 1 kg (15 -18 cm)
Information about the product:
Sepia is the popular name for the shell of the zeekatSepia officinalis, a squid in the summer generally occurs along our coast. When these animals die and decompose, the porous carapaces come to the surface. Under the influence of current and wind wash them on.
Sepia exists for about 80 to 90 percent of aragonite, a form of limestone.
It is used for various purposes. It is a white powder prepared from, in particular, that it used to be much used as a high-quality polishing agent. In the pet trade is sea foam offered to meet the calcium needs of aviary birds, which hung shields also use their beaks to sharpen.
Until the 19th century, sea foam, as Ossa sepiae, widely used in medicine books listed as a remedy for various ailments ranging from rashes and inflammation of the venereal diseases.
In the Orient, it is used as an aphrodisiac, a means which one, often wrongly, assumes that it stimulates the sexual drive
Size: 6-8 inches (15 to 18 cm)
Contents: 1 kg