THE WEST African Coin Necklace in Silver
THE WEST African Coin Necklace is handcrafted from an authentic French West African coin. It features a slender gazelle surrounded by corn plants on one side and "Taku” sawfish, a symbol of prosperity, on the other. To this date the eight independent states in West Africa: Benin, Burkina Faso, Guinea-Bissau, Ivory Coast, Mali, Niger, Senegal and Togo share the same currency. They gained independence from France in 1960.
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 24mm in diameter. Delicate chain.
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