A breathtaking coin in Greek Jewelry Shop ultra quality. This is one ofur very favorite and recommended silver pendants, for detail, quality and all-round perfection.
Athena Tetradrachm originally minted 431-413 BC and depicting the Virgin Goddess Athena and the wise owl.
The inscription reads ΑΘΕ, a monogram attributed to the goddess Athena (ΑΘΗΝΑ), the virgin goddess of wisdom, who was also the protectress of the city of Athens. Head of Athena right, wearing round earring and crested Attic helmet ornamented with three olive leaves above visor and spiral palmette on bowl. Almond shaped almond eye as in archaic depictions of the goddess.
This version of the Athenian tetradrachm coin pendant is our most popular and preferred. The weight, thickness and substantial size (just under an inch in diameter - 2.5 cm) makes it an all-round exquisite and impressive piece of jewelry to be enjoyed for a lifetime!
|Gender||For Him or Her|
|Depiction||Athena & Wise Owl|
|Historic Period||Era: Classical|
|Material||Solid Sterling Silver|
|Outer diameter||24 mm (15⁄16in)|
|Inner (coin) diameter||19 mm (3⁄4in)|