Large tan cowrie shell set in sterling silver ring base. Available in sizes 5 / 6 / 7 / 8. Also available in a white cowrie shell. Approx. Length 25mm. Size, shape and colour may vary with each shell. Each ring comes with an information card + packaged in its own box. Cowrie shell – prosperity found in the islands of the indian ocean, the cowrie shell was the first symbol of money and wealth known to mankind. Spiritually, according to african legend, if you are attracted to cowrie shells you could be family to an ocean spirit of wealth + earth. It also represents goddess protection which is very powerful + connected with the strength of the ocean.