Byzantine Coin Drop Necklace

  • Byzantine Coin Drop Necklace

Byzantine Coin Drop Necklace

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Description

AUTHENTIC ANCIENT COIN

Bronze coin in silver pendant hanging 2” long and 1.25” across from 24” silver chain.

Some date the beginning of the Byzantine Empire at 476 A.D., after the Roman Emperor Romulus Augustus, and it’s fall in 1453 A.D. after the Ottoman Turks conquered Constantinople. The terms Byzantine Empire and Eastern Roman Empire are both used to describe the Roman Empire of the Middle Ages when this coin was struck. The “K” represents the coin’s value, the denomination of 20 nummi.