Cowrie shell pendant and cuff bracelet, handcrafted in fine and sterling silver.

$160.00 $200.00

Shipping to United States: Free


Cowrie shell cuff bracelet and pendant, handmade, bezel set in fine silver, all other components are sterling silver. The bracelet is sold in any size at no additional charge. Shipping in the US is free, with tracking. Included is a gift bag, gift boxes, polish cloth, information on caring for the pieces and information on the cowrie shells. I will also add, at no charge, your choice of no end pieces, starfish, sand dollars, or sea horse to the end of the bracelet. message me if you would like any of those pieces.

You can find your size by measuring the width of your wrist. Cuff bracelets do have a small range of adjustment to them.

The meaning and history of the cowrie shell
According to the African legends, the cowrie shells are representing the goddess protection which is highly powerful and is connected with the strength and power of the Ocean. … Due to this, the cowrie shells have also been recognized as prosperity. Even more, these shells also symbolize the power of density.

Its influence also spread to China. There it was a form of currency so much that the Chinese used its shape to form their pictograph for money. Wherever the cowrie shells are found, they almost always symbolize wealth and fertility.

Spiritual meaning. In African legend, a love of cowrie shells shows that you could be family to an ocean spirit of wealth and earth. It also represents the Goddess of protection in the ocean. In Africa, and in the Americas, the cowrie symbolized destiny and prosperity. Also thought of as the mouth of Orisha. Believed to have taught stories of humility and respect.

For many people today, cowrie shells make fascinating jewelry and decorations. Whether in jewelry or in crafts, cowrie shells add the exotic feel of Africa.

Payments

We accept all major credit cards, VISA, American Express, money orders, Pay Pal, Discover, Direct Checkout. All prices are USD. Payment must be made at time of order.

Shipping from United States

Free shipping via USPS for orders within the US and it's territories, is included in the sale price of the item.

Orders that require overseas or expedited deliveries or special handling, i.e. insurance, tracking, rush, customs payments etc. will be quoted per customer request.

Any duties, tariffs, taxes, etc. levied at Port of Entry will be the customer's responsibility. We ship within one to two days of order.

Returns & Exchanges

I gladly accept returns and exchanges

Just contact me within: 14 days of delivery

Ship items back to me within: 30 days of delivery

I don't accept cancellations

But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.

The following items can't be returned or exchanged

Because of the nature of these items, unless they arrive damaged or defective, I can't accept returns for:

  • Custom or personalized orders
  • Perishable products (like food or flowers)
  • Digital downloads
  • Intimate items (for health/hygiene reasons)

Returns and exchange details

Ptowntreasures will provide full refund after customer returns the purchased item. State the reason for return via email to us, and the expected resolution, i.e. repair, not satisfied, needs longer chain, etc.....
Upon receipt of returned items an inspection for damage will be performed and any damages found will warrant either no refund or reduced refund.

Additional

All items are fabricated by hand using .999 fine silver and .925 sterling silver. The sea glass is authentic, not manufactured in a tumbler, and has been collected by us on Provincetown MA beaches. We welcome discussing 'custom' work with you as well. If you have glass, or other items, that you would like incorporated into jewelry then contact us.

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