Cutout Antique Coin Necklace

Oh Dear Megan

$68.00


Add a bit of offbeat glamour to your ensemble with this striking brass necklace. It features four genuine antique decommissioned South African coins, not casts. Polished up they are given new life as unique jewelry, with a distinctly South African flair. Take a piece of history with you, wherever you go.

Specs

  • Crafted from 4 antique South African coins and solid brass
  • Hanging length is 11.61” (29.5 cm)
  • Features 1 large coin that is 1.18” (3 cm) at its widest point and 3 smaller coins that are 0.98” (2.5 cm) at their widest point
  • Handmade in South Africa by artist Megan Fogarty

Artist Bio

Oh Dear Megan is a small Cape Town-based jewelry design studio, founded by Megan Fogarty, who studied Jewelry design at Cape Peninsula University of Technology. Her talent is for seeing beauty in the old and forgotten bits and bobs, including antique South African coins, buttons and badges. These pieces are given new life as unique jewelry, with a distinctly South African flair. Each ring or necklace is made from original decommissioned coins or vintage buttons, not casts, so you are taking a genuine a piece of South African history with you, wherever you may go.  Since the launch of the ODM label in 2010, the brand has grown and Megan’s work has been featured in numerous publications, including South African Cosmopolitan, Glamour, Marie Claire, Elle, House & Leisure and O Magazine.


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