Genuine Ancient Roman Coin Necklace (Galerius; 305-311 A.D.)
This delicate charm necklace features a genuine Roman Maximinus II coin set in a 14k gold filled bezel setting (reversible - photos 1 & 2). From around 305-311 A.D., this coin has made quite the journey to get here! The coin rests on a 14k gold filled rope chain perfect for everyday wear.
Galerius Coin - Heraclea (Marmara Ereglisi, Turkey) mint - Back Depicts Emperor receiving Victory on globe from Jupiter
Necklace Length: 16 inches (406mm)
Charm Drop: 32mm (1.26 inches)
Coin Height: 22mm (0.87 inches)
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 about 1700 years), they all have unique shapes and printings; and are therefore one of a kind.
Galerius I - A tetrarch caesar ruling under Maximinus, Galerius' capital was in Sirmium, Serbia. He is best known for his key role in the "Great Persecution". He stopped the persecution of Christians under the stipulation that they prayed for him to recover from a sever illness he was suffering from.
*** NOTE: Necklace comes with a certificate of authenticity.