Throughout the history of the world, the edible mussel (mytilus edulis) has been of huge importance to mankind.
Often used as an emergency food in times of difficulty. This is a food that crosses the class food boundaries.

Blott Kerr-Wilson, 'Chairs', the artist photographed with two mussel shell chairs

Blott Kerr-Wilson, 'Chairs', mussel shell chair photographed from above

Blott Kerr-Wilson, 'Chairs', tall stool photographed on the beach

Blott Kerr-Wilson, 'Chairs', detail of a mussel shell chair photographed on a beach with a rainbow

Blott Kerr-Wilson, 'Chairs', detail of mussel shell chair

Blott Kerr-Wilson, 'Chairs', tall mussel shell stool photographed against the sea