Cowrie Shell Necklace
Handmade charm made from sustainably sourced cowrie shell with 100% brass fitting. Chain is sterling silver, dipped in 9 carat gold.
Small Plain and Dotty Chain: 450mm circumference. Medium Plain Chain: 600mm circumference. Charm: 25mm length x 15mm width with 4mm ring.
The cowrie shell has a long and interesting history of adornment in African culture. You will find these shells washed up on the Kenyan coast and we love nothing more than to turn them into a well loved piece of jewellery.
This piece is made by Fred in Kenya