The cowrie shell is an important symbol that is steeped in a rich, ancient tradition in Africa. It symbolizes both spiritual connection to the ocean and goddess and material, earthly wealth. Get all the power of the cowrie shell with this Set of 3 Cowrie Shell Earrings. The assorted earrings are made with polished white cowrie shells, multicolored beads, and white circles. With a set of three, you can wear them and share them. Made in the Philippines.