Florin of Florence Spheres Necklace in Sterling Silver Rhodium plated
Length: 15,75-16.92 in
Coin Diameter: 0,47 in / 0,59 in
Women’s necklace with replica of a Florentine coin Florin, made of Rhodium plated 925 Sterling Silver.
On one side depicted the lily, symbol of the city, and on the other St. John the Baptist, the patron saint of Florence.
A Great gift for Mother’s day, Birthday, Anniversary.
The Florin: more than a simple ornament, an authentic talisman! By ancient custom in Florence it is customary to give a florin at birth, baptism or other important occasions; in the Middle Ages, the pure gold coin depicting Santo Giovanni Battista, patron of the city, represented a real treasure, an auspicious amulet for fitter life and even today it is a precious gift and a wish for prosperity: “ A Florin today for a thousand florins tomorrow!”
Florin coin made with the lost wax technique.
Handcrafted Jewel, every small imperfection is a unique sing of distinction, the result of manual work.