14k Gold Filled Ancient Roman Janus Coin Necklace (Philus; 119 BC)

14k Gold Filled Ancient Roman Janus Coin Necklace (Philus; 119 BC)

$498.00

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This delicate charm necklace features a genuine Roman Lucius Furius Philus coin set in a 14k gold filled setting (reversible). From around 119 B.C., this coin has made quite the journey to get here! The coin rests on a 14k gold filled rope chain perfect everyday wear.

* Genuine Lucius Furius Philus Coin - Rome mint - Depicts crowned Janus on the front and Roma on the back (more below)
* Necklace Length: 16 or 18 inches (choose at dropdown menu)
* Charm Drop: Approximately 29.5 mm/1.16 inches
* Charm Width: 19.9 mm/0.78 inches
* 14k Gold Filled Spring Ring Clasp

** PLEASE NOTE: This is the exact coin you will receive! As all of these ancient coins were made by hand (and have aged about 2,100 years), they all have unique shapes and printings; and are therefore one of a kind.

JANUS - The Roman god of beginnings, endings, doorways, and duality; Janus is portrayed as the old/young man look both into the future and the past. As he represents beginnings, Janus is represented by the month of January.

ROMA - The back depicts Roma (patron goddess of Rome) standing, holding a spear and laurel wreath. To her left is a trophy of Gallic arms. ROMA is written to the right.

*** NOTE: Necklace comes with a certificate of authenticity.