"The sea, once it casts it's spell, holds one in it's net of wonder forever"
🐚 This manta ray necklace is designed for the ocean lover, allowing you to always have a piece of the ocean with you. Made from 925 sterling silver and set with paua (abalone) shell, the necklace is water safe, meaning you can wear it in the ocean on your many adventures.
🐚 Part Size: 18.5 mm x 21.5 mm and comes with a 45cm sterling silver chain!
🐚 Paua shell is a symbol of the ocean and its beauty, as well as a representation of the diversity and harmony of life. The iridescent colors and patterns of paua shell are said to represent the changing colors of the ocean, and are believed to bring calming energy and healing to those who wear it. Paua shell is also associated with the element of water and is said to have a soothing and protective effect.
🐚 Did you know manta rays have the largest body-brain ratio of any fish? This gives these beautiful creatures excellent long term memory ability and a high intelligence. On top of this they are also one of the largest fish species in the ocean, with a wingspan of up to 8.5m and weighing 2.4 tons
🐚 Sadly, Manta Rays are listed as 'vulnerable' on the endangered species list due to overfishing and being caught in bycatch.