Cowrie Shells circulated as a medium of exchange in Asia, Africa, Oceania and North America. The cowrie shell, in particular, was the form of currency in West Africa during the transatlantic slave trade. People wear these these bangles in Jamaica all the time.
Engraved Cowrie Shell Bangle
Adjustable to fit any wrist
Composition // Sterling Silver with 14K Gold Plating
Solid Bangle 1/8" wide measures 7" closed with 3/4" opening
Designed in NYC Made in India