Truly beautiful handcrafted all American made British Half Penny "Old Sailing Ship" Cutaway Design Coin Earrings, are genuine British Half Penny coins that are the size of a U.S. Quarter these coins are in new uncirculated condition. Initially, a small hole is drilled in the coin, then a very fine jewelers saw blade is inserted through the hole and worked around the coins design cutting away the background, this is accomplished by hand. Leaving the coins figure floating inside it’s outer edge (rim). The figure is then selectively layered with Brilliant Gold & Silver, the Gold and Silver work is completed by hand. Each pair, of which is a work of art comes complete with Sterling Silver First wires and in a nice jewelry box. Dates may be different than that shown.