14K Gold Braid Pendant with Ancient Roman Coin –Empress Julia Domna
14K Yellow Gold, Ancient Coin – Empress Julia Domna
Size: 24mm diameter
This luxury pendant is sure to make a sensational gift to any history enthusiast, or a wonderful addition to your own jewelry collection. A magnificent gold filigree braid surrounds a gold-framed ancient coin which depicts a bust of the Empress Julia Domna, the imperial wife of the Roman Emperor Septimus Severus, who ruled the Roman Empire from 193–211 AD. A powerful political influence in her own right, Julia Domna was a remarkable woman who unlike other imperial wives, accompanied her husband on his campaigns, earning herself numerous honorary titles, such as mater castorum, mother of the camp and mater patriae', mother of the fatherland. Beloved and respected by her people, Julia Domna is said to have exceeded all other Roman empresses in titles and honors, as indicated by the coins minted with her portrait, such as this one. An extraordinary and impressive woman for her time, this wonderful pendant featuring such a strong, inspirational female figure encased in a breathtaking solid gold setting will make a great and meaningful gift for any woman, ensuring that this lovely piece of jewelry will always be prized and cherished.
This pendant is available with a gold chain for an additional cost.
Ben Jewelry is a world-famous Israeli jeweler renowned for combining the ancient art of filigree with sleek, modern design and beautiful precious stones. Descended from jewelers to Yemen’s royal court, Ben is one of Israel’s most prestigious luxury jewelry designers.