According to African legend, if you are attracted to cowrie shells you could be family to an Ocean Spirit. It also represents the Goddess protection which is very powerful and connected with the strength of the ocean. Wearing a cowrie shell will connect the wearer to the ocean and this shell is known to represent wealth, good luck and fertility! This shell was found in the Philippines and is wrapped in sterling silver and hangs from a sterling silver chain. Looks great layered with larimar and sea glass pendants.