This delicate charm necklace features a genuine Augustus coin from Rome set with a 14k gold filled bezel setting (reversible). From around 27 B.C. - 14 A.D., this coin has made quite the journey to get here! The coin rests on a 14k gold filled snake chain perfect for everyday wear.
*** NOTE: Necklace comes with a certificate of authenticity (photo 3).
* Augustus Coin - Rome, Italy Mint - Back: Double Door with Ornament on top and Provident underneath (SC - Senatus consults; with permission of the senate) * Necklace Length: 18 inches * Charm Drop: 39 mm/1.54 inches * Coin Height: 29 mm/1.14 inches * Lobster Claw 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 2000 years), they all have unique shapes and printings; and are therefore one of a kind.
AUGUSTUS: The first and one of the most famous, Octavius Augustus was the first emperor of the Roman Empire; which he founded after defeating Cleopatra and Marc Anthony. He had an extremely long successful and expansive reign of 44 years.