Alluring Artisan Ancient Alexander the Great Coin PendantAlluring Artisan Ancient Alexander the Great Coin PendantAlluring Artisan Ancient Alexander the Great Coin PendantAlluring Artisan Ancient Alexander the Great Coin PendantAlluring Artisan Ancient Alexander the Great Coin Pendant

Caroline's Jewelry with a Past is offering a handmade sterling silver pendant holding an ancient Alexander the Great bronze coin. The coin is of Alexander III, also called Alexander the Great (336 - 323 BC) from the Kingdom of Macedonia. The front face of the coin is of Alexander as Heracles (or Hercules) wearing a Nemean Lion skin headdress. Normally in these coins the head faces right, unusually, the head of this coin is facing left. It is a bronze hemiobol. The obverse has "AΛEΞANΔPOY" with a bow case and Hercules' club. The frame is a modern sterling silver handcrafted piece decorated with a Greek key design. It is created to hold the coin without damage. The piece is 1" round and drops 1-1/8". The pendant weighs 9.2 grams. The pendant could be added to a key ring, purse or other items.

The silver content of this piece has been tested using standard accepted testing methods, such as acid testing.

Item ID: PT00149


Gender: Female, Age Group: Adult, Color: 1, Size: 1

Alluring Artisan Ancient Alexander the Great Coin Pendant

$135 USD

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Caroline's Jewelry with a Past


Carolyn Schmid
Houston
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