Cowrie Shell and Glass Bead Earrings - CB5
Cowrie Shell and Glass Bead Earrings - CB5
Cowrie Shell and Glass Bead Earrings - CB5

Cowrie Shell and Glass Bead Earrings - CB5

Regular price $10.00 Sale

Earrings made from cowrie shells and glass coral beads. Fishhook design. Measures about 3.” 

Cowrie shells have many uses and meanings. It has shown up in the form of money, jewelry, and religious accessories in almost every part of the world. They are found in the islands of the Indian Ocean and gained popularity throughout much of ancient Africa.