Large Syracuse Arethousa Coin Pendant with Greek Key Pattern. Gold plated silver coin on silver bezel
Syracuse (magna Grecia) coinage. 490-470 BC.Head of female (Arethusa) wreathed with olive in a circle, 4 dolphins around legend reads SURAKOSION translates (of the Syracuseans).
This item is entirely sterling silver. The mounted coin is gold plated (on sterling silver)
|Gender||For Him or Her|
|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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