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 necklace is completely unique and ideal for women who want to wear something different and also have a connection to the ocean. Set in sterling silver with an Aztec engraving and hung on an 18" sterling silver snake chain.