14k Gold Filled Genuine Ancient Greek Coin Necklace (Eros; 138-129 B.C.)

14k Gold Filled Genuine Ancient Greek Coin Necklace (Eros; 138-129 B.C


This delicate charm necklace features a genuine Ancient Greek Eros coin from 138-129 B.C. set with a 14k gold filled reversible bezel setting.

EROS: The greek god of love and lust, Eros was depicted as a winged youth in Greek mythology. Over time, he became younger and younger in depictions until, by the Roman Empire, he was shown as a baby and renamed as Cupid.

ISIS: The Egyptian goddess of healing and magic, she is the wife of Osiris, King of the Underworld. Her headdress, depicted here, is in the shape of a throne. As time progressed, she steadily grew in power until she was ultimately name Queen of the Universe and to contain the power to control fate itself.

* Minted under the Reign of Antiochus VII - Antioch, Turkey Mint
* Front - Winged Bust of Eros
* Back - Headdress of Isis with inscription BAΣIΛEΩΣ ANTIOXOY EYEPΓETOY
* Pendant Drop: 28.8mm/1.13 inches
* Pendant Width: 18mm/0.71 inches
* Necklace Length: Pendant Only, 16 inches, or 18 inches
* 14k Gold Filled Bezel, Chain, and 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 thousands of years), they all have unique shapes and printings; and are therefore one of a kind.

***ALSO NOTE: This necklace comes with a certificate of authenticity.