Hand-made cowrie shells and metal earrings. The earring are silver circles with a silver star shape inside the circle. There are cowrie shells and sliver feathers hanging from the circles in a dream catcher design. Fishhook design. Measures about 2.5” long.
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.