Greek culture always fascinated the Roman Emperors and other noblemen, when Ceaser Augustus ruled; they gathered many Greek artifacts and coins. As time passed coin collectors of various interests appeared all over the world. Coins depicting Roman Royalties are prized by some; Persian coins are attractive for those collectors interested in Iranian culture. After Alexander came conquering to India his successors got coins imprinted depicting Indo-Greek culture among which many are popular. Various metals were used to imprint coins, mostly used were gold, silver, brass nickel and bronze. These coins are well kept in many museums all over the world as well as with many private collectors.
Collectors who are interested in Christianity and Jewish culture go in search of coins of the Bible days. These coins are classics and very rare. Basically a lot of historical culture can be learnt from these coins and are also used as jewelry according to the taste or choice of the person. Most valued in coin jewelry are the ancient ethnic ones.
People all over the globe wear coins as jewelry .Greek coins are very popular in the form of jewelry. Coins as jewelry are interesting to wear because they have a wide choice and variety. There are ancient coins depicting birds, flowers, animals, Kings, Emperors of historical importance and many more creative objects of ancient and ethnic importance. Coins which display various ancient ethnic civilizations and culture are very precious and important for many jewelry wearers and collectors also.
Silver and Gold coins of every country or province of the world are prized and popular as jewelry. If they are ancient or crudely shaped, makes no difference, in fact these coins of ancient ethnic importance are more unique and valuable. Coins of gold and silver are worn in intricate lockets, rings and earrings according to their shapes and sizes.
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