This 2000 year old bronze coin is set in sterling silver, then finished with 22 ” pewter chain, allowing this artifact to be admired. The necklace comes with a certification card for the coin giving a description of the Empire it is from.
Gaius Valerius Galerius Maximinus (308-313 A.D.) He was originally a peasant named Daia, the nephew of Galerius, his Predecessor. He rose to high distinction after he joined the army, and in 305 he was adopted by his maternal uncle, Galerius, and raised to the rank of caesar, with the government of Syria and Aegyptus. In 308, after the elevation of Licinius to Augustus, Maximinus and Constantine were declared filii Augustorum (“sons of tahe Augusti”).
- Necklace length: 22 ”
- Necklace material: pewter
- Pendant size: 7/8 ” round
- Pendant setting material: sterling silver