Papua New Guinea 1 Toea “Bronze Butterfly” Cutaway Design Coin Necklace

Papua New Guinea 1 Toea “Bronze Butterfly” Cutaway Design Coin Necklace

Regular price $69.95 Sale price $59.95

Handcrafted all American made  Papua New Guinea 1 Toea “Bronze Butterfly” Cutaway Design Coin Necklace is made from genuine Papua New Guinea 1 Toea coins that are the size of a U.S. Dime. These coins are in  new  uncirculated condition. To start the process 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.  Leaving the coins figure floating inside its outer edge rim.  The figure is then selectively layered in Brilliant Gold & Silver, the gold & silver work is completed by hand.  These coin cut outs are sealed against ware and tarnishing with clear Permalac a High-performance clear coat. Each work of art comes complete,  on a good quality 14K gold layered 18 in. rope chain and in a nice jewelry box.