Large Goddess Athena Coin Pendant with Greek Key Pattern. Gold plated silver coin on silver bezel
Athena Tetradrachm originally minted 431-413 BC. 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 item is entirely sterling silver. The mounted coin is gold plated (on sterling silver)
|Gender||For Him or Her|
|Depiction||Athena (Almond eye)|
|Historic Period||Era: Classical|
|Material||Gold-plated Sterling Silver|
|Diameter (excluding bails)||33 mm (1 and 19⁄64in)|
The ancient Greeks idolized intellect and spirit, while gods shared mortal passions and flaws to make themselves more accessible to humans. Beauty and harmony were truly at the heart of the ancient Greek civilization. This never fails to inspire our intellectual, scientific and spiritual worlds.
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