Shell Drop Chain Earrings - Cowrie Shell

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You can almost hear the ocean when wearing these enchanting earrings. Crafted in our Haiku Studio, these gold-filled drop chain earrings feature delicate Cowrie Shell slices that dangle gracefully. Handpicked by our very own mermaids, these earrings capture the essence of the sea.

In the ancient world, Cowrie shells were valued as amulets. The resemblance of the evil eye is thought to ward off bad spirits. Cowries are also knows as the symbol of femininity and fertility with women wearing them not only to help conceive but also give birth. In some African cultures, the cowrie was used as currency. This shell in endemic to Hawai’i and is exceptionally beautiful!

Materials:
- Hawaiian Sea Shells
- Gold Filled Metal Chain + Findings

Measurements:
- Shell: 18mm
- Total Length: 62mm

*Please note that each shell is unique and naturally may vary in color, size, and shape. Rest assured, every single piece is adorable and truly one-of-a-kind. Should you wish to view a photo of the item in this style please feel free to reach out to us at info@wingshawaii.com.