Cowrie Shell Necklace | Small


A statement accessory in any home. An intricate sculpture handcrafted from cream coloured cowrie shells and finished with natural rope.  
These tribal shell necklaces were originally used as a “Tabu”, a form of Tolia Shell Currency. They had a range of uses for the Tolai villagers, from bartering for everyday household goods, to bridal dowries, purchasing land or initiation or mourning ceremonies.

Natural variations in the colour of the shells may occur.

Style in sets with other necklaces and accessories or solo.

Height is 28cm
Diameter is 22cm 

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