• Ancient Greek Boy on a Dolphin Coin Pendant Circa 400-200 B.C.
    Ancient Greek Boy on a Dolphin Coin Pendant Circa 400-200 B.C.
    In this ancient tale, Taras, the young son of Poseidon, god of the sea and earthquakes, is aboard a ship that sinks in a raging storm. Menacing sharks circle the helpless youth and when all seemed lost, the man-eating threats flee because of the swift attacking pod of dolphins, sent by Poseidon to the rescue. According to ancient legend, Taras was put safely ashore in southern Italy by a dolphin, where he subsequently founded the city of Taras. Framed in 18kt gold In this ancient tale, Taras, the young son of Poseidon, god of the sea and earth...
    845-00073
  • Ancient Greek Coin Of Sikyon Circa 360-330 B.C.
    Ancient Greek Coin Of Sikyon Circa 360-330 B.C.
    In ancient Greek mythology, the dove was the bird of love and was sacred to the goddess Aphrodite. Doves were said to draw her heavenly chariot; and her seven daughters, the Pleiades, who were known as the “flock of doves”. The dove was also sacred to Demeter, the goddess of the fertility of the earth. The dove was also a bird of Athena, the goddess of wisdom and strategy, which represented the renewal of life. There is also reference of the dove with an olive branch, representing Eirene, the Greek goddess of peace and harmony. The dove on this coin is thought to be the origin of the universal symbol of peace. This silver artifact is hand set in a 14kt gold pendant. In ancient Greek mythology, the dove was the bird of love and was sacred to the ...
    845-00123
  • Ancient Greek Gorgon Coin Pendant Circa 350-300 B.C.
    Ancient Greek Gorgon Coin Pendant Circa 350-300 B.C.
    Coin Type: Ancient Greek Denomination: Hemidrachm Ruler: Greek - City States Mint: Parion Country: Mysia (Ancient North Central part of Modern Turkey) Date Circa 350 - 300 B.C. Metal: Silver Framing: 18 KT Certificate Number: 30562 Obverse: Bull standing left looking back. Flower between his legs. Reverse: Gorgoneion head facing forward, tongue protruding. Coin Type: Ancient Greek Denomination: Hemidrachm Ruler: Greek - City States Min...
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  • Ancient Greek Gorgoneion Coin Necklace Circa 530 B.C.
    Ancient Greek Gorgoneion Coin Necklace Circa 530 B.C.
    Ancient Greek Gorgoneion coin necklace circa 530 B.C. Necklace is 32" long in 18K white gold with 3.4tw spinel, .44tbdw rose cut black diamonds and 1.07tdw rose cut diamonds. Ancient Greek Gorgoneion coin necklace circa 530 B.C. Necklace is 32" long in 18...
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  • Ancient Greek Helios Coin Pendant Circa 250-230 B.C.
    Ancient Greek Helios Coin Pendant Circa 250-230 B.C.
    Coin Type: Ancient Greek Denomination: Didrachm Ruler: Greek - City States Mint: Rhodos Country: Carian Islands Circa 250-230 B.C. Metal: Silver Framing: 18 KT Rose Gold Certificate Number: 36405 Obverse: Head of Helios radiate three-quarters face to right hair loose. Reverse: Rose with bud. Athena to the left. Magistrates name MNASIMAUS above. Coin Type: Ancient Greek Denomination: Didrachm Ruler: Greek - City States Mint:...
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  • Ancient Greek Owl Of Athens Coin Pendant Circa 445-423 B.C.
    Ancient Greek Owl Of Athens Coin Pendant Circa 445-423 B.C.
    Coin Type: Ancient Greek Denomination: Tetradrachm Ruler: Greek - City States Mint: Athens Date: Circa 445-423 B.C. Metal: Silver Framing: 14 KT Certificate Number: 14791 Obverse: Head of Athena right, wearing helmet ornamented with three olive-leaves and floral scroll. Reverse: Owl standing right, head facing, in erect posture. To left, moon crescent and olive leaves, to right AOE. Chain not included. Coin Type: Ancient Greek Denomination: Tetradrachm Ruler: Greek - City States Mi...
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  • Ancient Greek Stater Coin Pendant Circa 400-300 B.C.
    Ancient Greek Stater Coin Pendant Circa 400-300 B.C.
    Corinth, one of the richest and most important cities of ancient Greece, gained its wealth from the control of the isthmus connecting Peloponnesos and central Greece. On Corinthian staters, Pegasus appears walking or leaping to the left or right and with or without a bridle. On the reverse, the head of Athena, the patron goddess of Athens, is shown with a Corinthian battle helmet. A feature of great interest is that the Corinthian stater (this coin) is the one which shows the most sophisticated design and is certainly the most pleasing to the eye. This rare silver coin is framed in 18kt gold. Certificate Number: 774-00151 Chain not included. Corinth, one of the richest and most important cities of ancient Greece, gained ...
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  • Ancient Greek Turtle Coin Pendant Circa 456-431 B.C.
    Ancient Greek Turtle Coin Pendant Circa 456-431 B.C.
    Coin Type: Ancient Greek Denomination: Stater Ruler: Greek City States Mint: Aegina Date: Circa 456-431 B.C. Metal: Silver Framing: 14 KT Certificate Number: 15269 Obverse: Collared Sea Turtle Reverse: Incuse Stamp Punch Chain not included. Coin Type: Ancient Greek Denomination: Stater Ruler: Greek City States Mint: Aeg...
    845-00096
  • Ancient Greek Zeus Coin Pendant Circa 196-146 B.C.
    Ancient Greek Zeus Coin Pendant Circa 196-146 B.C.
    Coin Type: Ancient Greek Denomination: Stater Ruler: Greek-City States Mint: Thessaly Country: Thessalian League Date: Circa 196-146 B.C. Metal: Silver Framing: 18 KT Certificate Number: 33240 Obverse: Laureate bust of Zeus, Greek god of thunder, mightiest of the Olympian gods. Reverse: Athena Itonia advancing right brandishing spear holding shield. Chain not included. Coin Type: Ancient Greek Denomination: Stater Ruler: Greek-City States Mint: The...
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  • Ancient Greek Zeus Coin Pendant Circa 359-336 B.C.
    Ancient Greek Zeus Coin Pendant Circa 359-336 B.C.
    Coin Type: Ancient Greek Denomination: Tetradrachm Ruler: Philip II Mint: Amphipolis or Pella Country:Macedonian Kingdom Date: Circa 359-336 B.C. Metal: Silver Framing: 18 KT Certificate Number: 30505 Obverse: Head of Zeus, Greek god of the gods, with woven oak headdress. Reverse: Youth on horse prancing right. wreath under horse. Chain not included. Coin Type: Ancient Greek Denomination: Tetradrachm Ruler: Philip II Mint: Amphip...
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  • Ancient Indo-Greek Drachm Coin Pendant Circa 170-150 B.c>
    Ancient Indo-Greek Drachm Coin Pendant Circa 170-150 B.c>
    Minted under the rule of Apollodotus I (160-150 B.C.), this coin demonstrates the Greek influence by the very name of it's denomination - the Greek drachm. Greek is also found on the inscription of the king's name on the elephant side of the coin. The drachms of the Apollodotus are some of the earliest of the Indo-Greek coins which are bilingual. Featuring both a side inscribed with the king's name in Greek, and a reverse side with it's distinctive Indian Brahma bull written in traditional Kharoshthi script. This coin is mounted in 18K with 1.10tdw diamonds. This coin is pictured with 19" multi-strand black spinel necklace with vermeil elephant detail. Purchased separately, style #757-00127, $5365. Minted under the rule of Apollodotus I (160-150 B.C.), this coin demonstrates th...
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  • Ancient Roman Coin Pendant Circa 337-361 A.D.
    Ancient Roman Coin Pendant Circa 337-361 A.D.
    The second son of Constantine I. Born in A.D. 317, was given the rank of Caesar in A.D. 324. Was proclaimed Augustus in A.D. 337, and jointly ruled the Roman empire with his two brothers; Constantine II and Constans. Following the death of his brothers, Constantius became sole ruler of the Roman Empire. He died od illness while advancing to put down a rebellion by his cousin Julian. This bronze coin is mounted in 14K and was in circulation between 337-361 A.D. Chain not included. The second son of Constantine I. Born in A.D. 317, was given the rank of Caesar ...
    845-00023