Coco de Mer
24 x 18 cm
This type of nut can only be found on the Seychelles. When the nut has become hollow and came in the sea it floated to the Maldives. There is was seen as something very valuable. They used the nut as medication and in trade.
When people on the ships saw the nut floating in the sea they first thought that they saw the bottom of a women . They believed that the nut grew from a mythical tree on the bottom of the sea.
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|Dimensions||24 x 18 cm|