This is an elegant pendant depicting a silver US mercury dime coin from 1944, beautifully mounted on a custom made sterling silver frame, attached to a sterling silver custom made woven chain with clasp. The chain has flexibility for extension. The date is clearly identifiable as 1944. The silver content of the coin is 90%.
The winged liberty dime is referred to as the "Mercury" dime for its resemblance to Mercury the messenger of the gods. The wings represent freedom of the mind. Measurements:
Coin with frame: 25 mm
Chain: Approx. 16 inches
This charming custom made pendant with chain weighs 17.05 grams and is indeed a valuable addition to your jewelry collection.