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Natural Cowrie shells,Fertiity,folklore,Goddess,currency,trade,prosperity,birthing,divination,ocean,destiny,ritual,seashells,shell,pregnancy

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This is for 1 natural unpolished cowrie shell
Their size is approximately,2 1/2" long x 2" at thickest
It has shown up in the form of money, jewelry, and religious accessories in almost every part of the world.
It is found in the islands of the Indian Ocean.
The tiger cowrie shell is white, gold, and brown with dark brown and black spots.
There is much folklore attached to this shell from the sea.
Throughout Africa, and South and North America, the cowrie symbolized the power of destiny and prosperity.
It was thought to be the mouth of Orsisas.
It is also believed to have taught stories of humility and respect.
An original Goddess symbols.
Linked to fertility
A symbol of rebirth from at least 20,000 BC.
It represents the female Gate of Life - the yoni.
The Romans called Cowrie Shells matriculus, which means little matrix or little womb. (Barbara Walker, The Woman's Dictionary of Symbols & Sacred Objects, p 508.)
The name Cowrie comes from Kauri, which was sometimes translated as Brilliant One, that is, the Shakti of the universe. Kauri was also known as Kali-Cunti, the Yoni, or Great Mother, of the Universe.
Much can be found on the Tiger Cowrie at Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cypraea_tigris

Crystal medical disclaimer
Note that healing crystal meanings are spiritual supports to healing and are not prescriptions or healthcare information.
The Metaphysical and healing information on this page is for inspiration and reference purposes only. We do not recommend that anyone should give up healthcare because of it. You should see your doctor or other qualified healthcare practitioner about all injuries, illness or other health related issues. This information is not meant as a prescription, diagnosis or healthcare information. Crystal Therapy is an alternative, spiritual and complimentary therapy.
This is for 1 natural unpolished cowrie shell
Their size is approximately,2 1/2" long x 2" at thickest
It has shown up in the form of money, jewelry, and religious accessories in almost every part of the world.
It is found in the islands of the Indian Ocean.
The tiger cowrie shell is white, gold, and brown with dark brown and black spots.
There is much folklore attached to this shell from the sea.
Throughout Africa, and South and North America, the cowrie symbolized the power of destiny and prosperity.
It was thought to be the mouth of Orsisas.
It is also believed to have taught stories of humility and respect.
An original Goddess symbols.
Linked to fertility
A symbol of rebirth from at least 20,000 BC.
It represents the female Gate of Life - the yoni.
The Romans called Cowrie Shells matriculus, which means little matrix or little womb. (Barbara Walker, The Woman's Dictionary of Symbols & Sacred Objects, p 508.)
The name Cowrie comes from Kauri, which was sometimes translated as Brilliant One, that is, the Shakti of the universe. Kauri was also known as Kali-Cunti, the Yoni, or Great Mother, of the Universe.
Much can be found on the Tiger Cowrie at Wikipedia https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cypraea_tigris

Crystal medical disclaimer
Note that healing crystal meanings are spiritual supports to healing and are not prescriptions or healthcare information.
The Metaphysical and healing information on this page is for inspiration and reference purposes only. We do not recommend that anyone should give up healthcare because of it. You should see your doctor or other qualified healthcare practitioner about all injuries, illness or other health related issues. This information is not meant as a prescription, diagnosis or healthcare information. Crystal Therapy is an alternative, spiritual and complimentary therapy.

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Payment must be made within three days of ordering.
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Since we live in Florida, our state requires us to collect tax on all Florida sales according to your county, added on to your purchase price. Thank you for understanding.

Returns & exchanges

I gladly accept cancellations
Request a cancellation within: 1 hour of purchase
I don't accept returns or exchanges
But please contact me if you have any problems with your order.
Returns and exchange details
If you are not satisfied with an item please notify us, via e-mail within 48 hours of receipt of your item.
If within 7 days of receiving your order, you are not satisfied with your purchase, the item may be returned and your payment will be reimbursed.
We are not responsible for postage on return items. The item must be shipped back the same it was shipped to you.
Purchaser is responsible for return shipping fee and if it was insured by us for its trip out to you, you will need to insure it as it comes back to us.
If you need to ship an item back to us, please pack it up as carefully as it was packed when you received it.
When it comes back to us in undamaged and unaltered condition we will be glad to credit you the value of the merchandise.
If you have any questions at all about this, please e-mail us.
Vintage items are not returnable.

Shipping policies

We ship by the U.S. Post Office.
We generally ship items on 3 business days of your paid order.
Orders are shipped using the United States Postal Service, unless otherwise noted.

If special shipping is desired, please contact us before ordering and we will determine whether the request can be accommodated..
Please feel free to contact us with any further shipping questions.
hipping for US orders: We ship USPS First Class or Priority Mail with delivery confirmation. Insurance is NOT included, but highly recommended for items that are glass, china, crystal or pottery. Please let us know if you would like insurance so we can calculate accurately and adjust the shipping fee. Also, let us know if you would like another carrier other than USPS.

Our policy includes packing your items very carefully and in some cases the purchase is double boxed to ensure safe arrival. However, the post office does not always treat your items with care.

If you have not purchased insurance, you will accept the responsibility for lost, stolen, damaged, broken, confiscated or undeliverable items. The post office does not reimburse for uninsured items and we cannot either.

Please send pictures of your damaged item/items and a picture of the box. No refund will take place until the claim is completed by the post office and could take up to 30 or more days.Please do not return package to me. see below for more details on damaged goods.
Damaged Merchandise:
We ship all items fully insured with extra packing to prevent damage during shipping. If damage does occur in shipping, it must be reported immediately to the carrier to file a claim for a refund. Be sure to save all packing materials.
If you receive something damaged or items are missing from a package, please retain the contents you received and all the associated packing materials until your claim is settled. You may be asked to take them to your local Post Office for inspection later. PLEASE DO NOT RESHIP THE PACKAGE

If an item needs to be refunded, shipping will not be included in the refund if it has shipped. Returns of any kind that are allowed, shipping back to us is the sole responsibility of the buyer plus a 20% restocking fee.

International orders: We ship USPS first class international mail, which can take up to 45 days depending on where you are. Some of our items can easily be shipped internationally and are already indicated on the fee for shipping. However, we do not put shipping estimates on glassware, china etc. Just convo us on ETSY and we will be happy to give you a quote. It is your responsibility to know before purchasing if the item can come into your country. You are solely responsible for any customs, duty fees, taxes etc. The item/items will be truthfully described as "merchandise" and the actual amount you paid for it in US Dollars. Also, please include your phone number.
We ship by the U.S. Post Office.
We generally ship items on 3 business days of your paid order.
Orders are shipped using the United States Postal Service, unless otherwise noted.

If special shipping is desired, please contact us before ordering and we will determine whether the request can be accommodated..
Please feel free to contact us with any further shipping questions.
hipping for US orders: We ship USPS First Class or Priority Mail with delivery confirmation. Insurance is NOT included, but highly recommended for items that are glass, china, crystal or pottery. Please let us know if you would like insurance so we can calculate accurately and adjust the shipping fee. Also, let us know if you would like another carrier other than USPS.

Our policy includes packing your items very carefully and in some cases the purchase is double boxed to ensure safe arrival. However, the post office does not always treat your items with care.

If you have not purchased insurance, you will accept the responsibility for lost, stolen, damaged, broken, confiscated or undeliverable items. The post office does not reimburse for uninsured items and we cannot either.

Please send pictures of your damaged item/items and a picture of the box. No refund will take place until the claim is completed by the post office and could take up to 30 or more days.Please do not return package to me. see below for more details on damaged goods.
Damaged Merchandise:
We ship all items fully insured with extra packing to prevent damage during shipping. If damage does occur in shipping, it must be reported immediately to the carrier to file a claim for a refund. Be sure to save all packing materials.
If you receive something damaged or items are missing from a package, please retain the contents you received and all the associated packing materials until your claim is settled. You may be asked to take them to your local Post Office for inspection later. PLEASE DO NOT RESHIP THE PACKAGE

If an item needs to be refunded, shipping will not be included in the refund if it has shipped. Returns of any kind that are allowed, shipping back to us is the sole responsibility of the buyer plus a 20% restocking fee.

International orders: We ship USPS first class international mail, which can take up to 45 days depending on where you are. Some of our items can easily be shipped internationally and are already indicated on the fee for shipping. However, we do not put shipping estimates on glassware, china etc. Just convo us on ETSY and we will be happy to give you a quote. It is your responsibility to know before purchasing if the item can come into your country. You are solely responsible for any customs, duty fees, taxes etc. The item/items will be truthfully described as "merchandise" and the actual amount you paid for it in US Dollars. Also, please include your phone number.

Additional policies

Damaged Merchandise:
We ship all items fully insured with extra packing to prevent damage during shipping. If damage does occur in shipping, it must be reported immediately to the carrier to file a claim for a refund. Be sure to save all packing materials.
If you receive something damaged or items are missing from a package, please retain the contents you received and all the associated packing materials until your claim is settled. You may be asked to take them to your local Post Office for inspection later. PLEASE DO NOT RESHIP THE PACKAGE
Lost Merchandise:
We value your business, but we can't be held accountable for any lost packages.
All items are shipped Priority Mail with a tracking number.
If the tracking number says that the merchandise has been RECEIVED, but you say that you have not gotten it, I am sorry but there is nothing I can do. You need to speak with your post office to sort out the issue.

Meet the owner of THECRYSTALROCKSHOP

Maureen Monahan

Natural Cowrie shells,Fertiity,folklore,Goddess,currency,trade,prosperity,birthing,divination,ocean,destiny,ritual,seashells,shell,pregnancy

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Overview

  • Vintage handmade item
  • Materials: Natural unpolished Tiger Cowrie Shell, Folklore and tiger cowrie shell, shell and fertility, African tiger cowrie shell, Natural unpolished shell of indian ocean
  • Feedback: 390 reviews
  • Favorited by: 34 people
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