Brass and Cowrie Shell earrings from Nairobi, Kenya. These earrings are handmade by independent tribal designers in Nairobi, Kenya. These earrings are approximately 1.5 inches wide and approximately 7 inches long. Cowrie Shells are real cowrie shells and may differ from each other in size, color, and texture. The back of the cowrie shells are shaved off to create a lighter earring.