The cowry shell is an important symbol that is steeped in rich, ancient African tradition. It symbolizes both spiritual connection to the ocean & material, earthly wealth as it was once valued as a form of money.
This triple layer belt is made of hand braided leather strips stacked atop each other. It features 3 rows of cowry shell beads individually stitched for a distinctly tiered look sure to enhance any waistline or ensemble. black glass beads added to the last row for a polished look. Ties with split straps at the end.
One size fits most. 47" in length