Ruby Hand-Knotted Stand Necklace with Optional Byzantine Replica Coin Pendant
* Necklace Length: 16 inches * Constantine Coin Museum Quality Replication - original coin was minted around 1000 A.D.; from Constantinople (current day Istanbul) * Total Charm Drop: 38mm (1.5 inches) * Sapphire Weight: 0.24 carats * Hand-Knotted * 14k Gold Filled Spring Ring Clasp
RUBIES are a precious gemstone, and are symbolic of vitality, prosperity, and courage.
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.