The Templar Coin Pendant
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This historic pendant is a remarkable piece of jewellery, featuring a silver Testoon coin at its core, minted during the reign of Manuel 1st, King of Portugal (A.D 1495-1521). The coin, originating from Lisbon, serves as a captivating centerpiece, offering a glimpse into the rich history and heritage of Portugal. Encircling this ancient coin is a meticulously crafted Templar cross, a symbol steeped in history and legend. Surrounding the cross is the iconic Templar inscription 'IN.HOC.SIGNO.VINCES,' which translates to 'In this sign thou shalt conquer,' a phrase that resonates with historical significance and evokes a sense of strength and triumph.
The pendant is further adorned with Elizabeth's signature wire-twist-wire finish, a detail that adds an elegant and sophisticated touch to the piece. This intricate finishing technique not only enhances the pendant's aesthetic appeal but also showcases the remarkable skill and craftsmanship involved in its creation. This combination of historical elements and exquisite craftsmanship makes this pendant a unique and valuable addition to any collection, perfect for those who appreciate historical artifacts and the art of fine jewellery.
- 1 Silver Testoon coin (Manuel 1st, King of Portugal (A.D 1495-1521)
- 18ct yellow gold
- Approximately 42mm/ 2 inches from top to bottom
Piece code: 28424
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