The Silver Philippines 50 Centavos Sterling Silver Pendant is an elegant addition to any wardrobe. The silver coin has a diameter of 27mm and was minted in both Manila and Denver. The 10 gram coin is secure in a sterling silver bezel and hangs from an 18 inch sterling silver chain with a lobster claw clasp.
The obverse was designed by Melecio Figueroa and features a young Filipina in a flowing dress standing while striking an anvil with a hammer and holding an olive branch in her hand. The Mayon volcano is in the background.
The denomination Fifty Centavos and the word Filipinas encircle the girl. The reverse design features an eagle perched atop a shield with a banner displaying the words Commonwealth of the Philippines. The words, United States of America, and the year of issue surround the eagle.
A Certificate of Authenticity is included.
1 5/8" x 1 1/16" x 1/8" - Sterling Silver