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historic silver coin pendant in 18k gold - man eating dragon

historic silver coin pendant in 18k gold - man eating dragon

Regular price $1,359.00 USD
Regular price Sale price $1,359.00 USD
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Necklace chain length
  • overall pendant hanging length is 31.5mm (1.24 inches) including the bail
  • authentic silver coin from 14th century Italy
  • minimalist solid 18k gold setting
  • black sterling silver chain in the length of your choice
  • ready to ship

This coin was minted under Barnabé Visconti, Lord of Milan/ Italy between 1354-1385. Minted from an ancient silver alloy, 24mm in diameter, weighing 2.54 grams. Very fine condition. AR Pegion denomination.
The reverse depicts the Serpent of Milan (biscione) devouring a child. Surrounded by ✠DOMIN MEDIOLI.
The obverse depicts a helmet with a dragon crest holding a child in it's mouth. Surrounded by ✠DOMIN BNABOS.

The image of the Serpent of Milan is used by Milan based auto manufacturer Alfa Romeo, and football club Inter Milan, among others.

Set in a handmade 18k yellow gold setting with a polished surface. The bail will accommodate chains up to 4mm in diameter.

This coin is NOT a replica, but a real ancient artifact. All of my coins were purchased from a trusted and reliable source. It will come with a Certificate of Authenticity.

Handcrafted pendant with an authentic Italian silver coin set in 18k yellow gold.
Unique necklace for men and women alike. An awesome gift for a special person, coin collectors or also to keep for yourself. Wear it alone or layered with other necklaces.

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