Byzantine Focas Gold Coin mounted in a 14k Gold Pendant with Emerald and Diamonds


● Size: 1.5″ / 3.1 cm (including the bale).
● 14k gold, emerald and diamonds.
● Total weight: 7.3 Grams.
● ‘Constantinople with angel holding cross’ on back.
● Made in the Holy Land.



The Byzantine Empire, known for its wealth, power, and artistic achievements, has left behind treasures that continue to fascinate historians and art lovers alike. Among these treasures is the Focas Gold Coin, minted during the reign of Emperor Phocas (602-610 AD), a period marked by significant political and religious turmoil. This coin, now beautifully showcased in a 14k gold pendant, is a testament to the empire’s enduring legacy. The integration of the coin with precious metals and stones enhances its allure, making it not just a piece of history but a work of art.

The Byzantine Focas Gold Coin Pendant is more than a mere ornament; it is a piece of history artfully preserved and elegantly presented for the modern world. Through the dedicated efforts of a licensed antiquities dealer in Jerusalem, this ancient coin has been given a new lease on life, allowing its storied past to shine brightly in the present. The marriage of ancient artistry with contemporary craftsmanship in this pendant not only celebrates the rich heritage of the Byzantine Empire but also underscores the timeless beauty of meticulously curated antiquities. As this remarkable piece finds its way to discerning collectors and enthusiasts, it serves as a vivid reminder of the enduring connection between past and present, and the role of responsible custodianship in preserving our shared heritage.

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Gold Chain

16" / 40 cm 14k gold chain, 18" / 45 cm 14k gold chain, 20" / 50 cm 14k gold chain, No gold chain