This delicate charm necklace features a museum quality replica of a Byzantine Constantine coin with a 14kt gold and blue sapphire setting. 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: 2.50 grams
Sapphire Weight: 0.10 carats
Silver Weight: 11.68 grams
Necklace Length: 16 inches
Total Charm Drop: 35mm (1.38 inches)
Coin Diameter: 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.