The Incuse Lion


This gold coin is a replica of sterling silver coin minted approximately 2400 years ago (400 - 350 BCE.) in Cherronesos a Thracian Greek colony in modern day Turkey.  

The coin depicts a lion with its head turned back in surprise or irritation. The second side is decorated with a quadripartite square and two pellets. 

This coin was thought to be used to support ancient trade along the Black Sea. 

metal14k yellow gold

diameter: approx 13.50mm  

This coin was molded from an ancient silver coin and is a solid 14k gold replica, does NOT include chain.

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