Thrupenny Coin Pendant
‘Thrupenny’ Coin pendant. *Not suitable for the nickel intolerant. This adornment is made from silver and genuine old Irish coins. These animal motifs were used in Irish currency from 1928-1969, to symbolise Ireland’s agricultural economy, with the harp on the back of the coin being the national symbol. Sterling silver, genuine Irish coins, 18mm x 18mm, chain 16”
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Emer Dixon creates unique artisan jewellery with story cards, that specialize in old Irish culture through contemporary design. Her home studio is based in Coleraine, on the beautiful north coast of Northern Ireland. Her work is hand-crafted using traditional jewellery making techniques. Each piece is an eye-catching, narrative piece of wearable, modern art.