Shiva Hoop Earrings
The rare and unique shiva shell is naturally made. No two are alike shells are alike.
- Hoop: 1.5"
Materials: Shiva (operculum) shell, surgical steel silver plated. Ear wire silver plated brass.
This high polished shell is the operculum (also known as shiva) of a seashell. The operculum is like a foot and serves as a sort of trapdoor to close the mouth of the shell when the soft part of the animal is retracted. It is found on beaches throughout the pacific, no live shells are used to make these.
Made in Hawaii