Ancient Greek Lion & Horse Coin Necklaces - Replicas
Sterling silver coins from Ancient Greece are adorned with diamonds, sapphires or birthstones set in 14k gold. These coins are replicas, casts of originals which I own. Avaiable is several styles with sterling silver, long and short chains in 18" or 20".
Lion Coin: Dates from 305-290 BC from Ancient Greece, city of Velia in Lucania, which is in Southern Italy. Silver drachma. A beautiful example depicting a walking lion on one side and Athena wearing a winged crested helmet on the other.
Horse Coin: Dates from 350-325 BC from Ancient Greece, city of Larissa in Thessaly. Silver drachma. A Thessalian horse is depicted on one side and the head of nymph Larissa on the other.