THE GHANA Crest and Cowrie Coin Necklace in Silver
THE GHANA Crest and Cowrie Coin Necklace features the nation's coat of arms on one side, and a cowrie with the country's motto - Freedom and Justice - on the other. The first quarter of the crest features a sword used by chiefs and a staff used by linguists at ceremonies. They symbolize the traditional authority of Ghana. The second quarter features the presidential palace, the Osu Castle. The third quarter features the cacao tree, which symbolizes the agricultural wealth of Ghana. The forth quarter features a gold mine and represents the country’s vast gold stores. The necklace is handcrafted based on an authentic coin using the traditional lost-wax casting technique.
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 18mm in diameter.
Contact us for custom metals (i.e. solid white gold, and solid rose gold) at email@example.com
All orders are individually and ethically handmade and ship in 3-5 weeks. There may be unanticipated delays. We thank you for your patience at this time.