Earrings made from authentic 1940 Australian sixpences and bright millefiori beads. These coins were in circulation prior to WWll - they have not been silver dipped and are the real deal. Polished to high shine, 925 sterling silver on handmade sterling silver hooks.
Coin diameter is 19mm - earring drop is 60mm
Hand made in Crafers, South Australia by Silver Rose Jewellery
Exclusive to Atelier Crafers
The 1943 Australian sixpence obverse
features the bare head of King George VI
facing left, with the legend: 'GEORGIVS VI
The reverse shows the word 'SIXPENCE'
and the Australian Coat of Arms. A kangaroo
and an emu hold a shield, with a star above.
Below is a scroll with the words 'ADVANCE
AUSTRALIA', then the date underneath.