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THE ANGOLA Kwanza Coin Necklace

$135.00

THE ANGOLA Kwanza Coin Necklace is handcrafted based on an authentic Angolan coin using the traditional lost-wax casting technique. The coin is dated November 11th, 1975 commemorating the county's day of Independence. It features the national emblem of Angola.  The machete and hoe in the centre represent the importance of agricultural workers during the movement for independence.  The star symbolizes progress and the rising sun new beginnings. A cog-wheel encircling these symbols on the right half, representing the industrial workers, and on the left half a wreath of corn, coffee and cotton, representing their produce. At the bottom of the emblem, a book can be found representing the importance of knowledge and education. 

Metal Info & Care

Available in: Sterling Silver, 18K Gold Vermeil (18K Gold over Sterling Silver), Solid 10K, 14K, 18K, & 24K Gold.

Made with fair trade African gold and conflict-free fine metals.

Coin measures 20mm in diameter. On a standard chain.

Contact us for custom metals (i.e. solid white gold, and solid rose gold) at sales@omiwoods.com

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