This vintage necklace carries on the Bulgari coin tradition in 18K Yellow Gold; adorned with sapphire cabochons and an Italian coin center of Constantine Magno (307 - 337 BC). HISTORY OF THE BULGARI COIN THEME: In the 1960s, Bulgari developed a jewelry line that served as a reinterpretation of ancient times, however the resulting design was always original and modern. An iconic representation of this continuity with the past - an idea which has been and continues to be very dear to the heart of Bulgari - is the use of antique coins set in contemporary jewels. These coins celebrate Bulgari's cultural heritage, making a clear reference to the company's Hellenic origins and Roman influence. The motif had serendipitous origins: Nicola Bulgari had always been a keen coin collector thanks to his godfather, who used to give him ancient Roman coins to mark his wedding anniversaries. After some initial attempts, Bulgari began mounting long chains of filed curb linking with various coins, which the firm's elite clientele received with great enthusiasm. The motif carries on today with a great following...
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