This detailed pendant is a reproduction of a Greek Owl Coin made of gold plated pewter including Athena on the reverse side and a gold plated chain. Includes information on how Greek mythology appears on Greek jewellery designs and coinage.
A great takeaway memento from our current exhibition - Ancient Greeks: Athletes, Warriors and Heroes. This exhibition from the British Museum’s world-renowned collection from the Ancient Greek world, is the largest selection of ancient artefacts ever loaned by the British Museum to New Zealand.
Size: pendant 2cm chain 24cm