Roman & Byzantine Coin Bracelet
High fashion for your wrist! This bracelet features high polished coin shapes throughout. These coins are replicas from the Byzantine and Roman historical era.
Symbols on the coins are:
Alexander the Great (July 20 356 BC – June 10 323 BC), was an Ancient Greek king of Macedon (336–323 BC). He was one of the most successful military commanders in history, and was undefeated in battle. By the time of his death, he had conquered most of the world known to the ancient Greeks.
His conquests ushered in centuries of Greek settlement and cultural influence over distant areas, a period known as the Hellenistic Age, a combination of Greek and Middle Eastern culture.
Nike (winged goddess of victory; identified with Roman Victoria) standing, and holding wreath and wheat symbolizing victory and wisdom.
- Lion - Lion is symbolic of the supreme power. Alexander the Great often associated with lion.
- Emperor Augustus - a name granted Octavian in 27 B.C. as first emperor and subsequently taken by all Roman emperors. Augusta is the comparable title for empresses.