14k Gold Genuine Ancient Roman Coin Necklace (Empress Julia Domna; 217 A.D.)
14k Gold Genuine Ancient Roman Coin Necklace (Empress Julia Domna; 217
*** If you would like Venus on the front instead of Domna, let us know and we can turn the coin around in the setting.***
Empress Julia Domna: Second wife of Caesar Septimius Severus who exercised great control over husband's reign and practically controlled the empire throughout her sons' reigns. She is of Syrian origin, and was remembered as a benevolent, talented, intelligent, and beautiful woman.
VENUS: she is the goddess of love, beauty, desire, sex, and fertility. In Roman mythology, she was said to be the ancestor of the Roman people. Julius Caesar even claimed Venus has his distant ancestor. She is also seen as the Roman counterpart to the Greek goddess, Aphrodite.
Julia Domna Denarius Coin - Roma (Rome, Italy) mint
Coin is Sharply Printed with nicely 3-D images (not flat against the coin); Back is a rare image
Front: Bust of Julia Domna
Back: Venus standing, holding robe below hips, leaning on a column, and holding an apple in her right hand & palm frond in left
Pendant Drop: 31.67mm/1.25 inches
Pendant Width: 21.2mm/0.83 inches
14k Gold Wheat Chain Adjustable to 16, 17, & 18 inches
** 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.
*** Necklace comes with a card of authenticity.