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Made Goods’ Raina Table Lamp.

Sarah Merenda’s Oysters wallpaper: Black White on Red.

Oysters wallpaper: Black White on Charcoal.

Oysters wallpaper: China Blue on White.

Christofle’s Albi silver-plated oyster fork.

Michael Aram’s Ocean Reef Oyster Shell Bowl.

Majolicadream's French Faience Breton server.

R. Murphy’s New Haven Shucker.

Raw Bar

A bounty of home finds celebrates the humble oyster

OPENING ACT
R. Murphy’s New Haven Shucker sports a stainless-steel blade, wooden handle and curved tip for leverage. $16.65; rmurphyknives.com

SHELL GAME
Oyster shells in resin form Made Goods’ Raina Table Lamp, which measures 29 inches tall. Price on request. madegoods.com

ON A ROLL
New Jersey textile artist Sarah Merenda’s Oysters wallpaper depicts the mollusks in a bold, hand-drawn motif. Digitally printed in five colorways, rolls can be custom-sized to order. From $260 per roll; merendawallpaper.com

SILVER LINING
Christofle’s Albi collection includes a silver-plated oyster fork with wide tines designed to detach briny bivalves with ease. $93; christofle.com

DEEP DIVE
Michael Aram’s 20-inch Ocean Reef Oyster Shell Bowl conjures the wonders of the sea. Made of nickel plate in gray, sand-washed enamel. $375; michaelaram.com

ON ICE
Antique oyster plates impart Old World elegance. This 19th-century French Faience Breton server sold by Majolicadream is one of many available on 1stdibs. $562; 1stdibs.com

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