Cowrie Toggle Necklace. Inspired by our love for the simple and intriguing beauty of the Cowry Shell, a natural vintage sliced Cowry is the focal piece of this necklace. A bright blue Turquoise and shimmery round Pearl by its side. 14Kt Gold Filled toggle clasp with gold plated chain. Length 18” approx. 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 are also been recognized as prosperity. Even more, these shells also symbolize the power of density.