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'Shelf Snails' Are Perfect for Bookworms and Grandmas

 - Apr 16, 2009   Updated: Jun 16 2011
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These giant snails are not real--they are modern pieces of home decor for your shelves. I have never been a big fan of snails, however these Shelf Snails look pretty harmless and so realistic.

The lovely painted ceramic snails come in blue, brown and red and are a great way to treat the knickknack lover in your life with a fun piece of home decor.

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