This delicate necklace features a charm cast directly from the genuine ancient coin in solid 925 sterling silver with 24k gold and ruby accents. From the approximately 1000 AD, this coin has made quite the journey to get here! The coin rests on a 925 purity sterling silver rope chain perfect for everyday wear.
Constantine Coin Museum Quality Replication - original coin was minted around 1000 A.D.; from Constantinople (current day Istanbul)
Gold Weight: 1.80 grams
Ruby Weight: 0.24 carats
Silver Weight: 10.17 grams (including chain)
Necklace Length: 16 inches
Total Charm Drop: 38mm (1.5 inches)
Coin Diameter: approximately 22mm (0.87 inches)
Lobster Claw Clasp
** PLEASE NOTE: This is the exact coin necklace you will receive!
CONSTANTINE - He was best known for being the first Christian Roman Emperor. He turned the city of Byzantium into the new Roman capital, renaming it Constantinople (present day Istanbul). It would remain the capital for a thousand years. He was known as the precursor/founder of the Byzantine empire.