Silver Pendant with Austrian Coin “Tiroler Freiheit”

Silver Pendant with Austrian Coin “Tiroler Freiheit”

Regular price R 1,550

Silver Pendant with Austrian Coin “Tiroler Freiheit”
 
The vintage silver pendant is in the form of an Austrian silver 50 schilling coin held in a twist wire silver frame. The pendant has a plain bale. The pendant is unmarked. The coin weighs 20g and is made of 900 grade silver. The surround tests to be at least 800 grade silver and was probably made in Austria.
 
The coin was minted in 1959 to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the liberation of Tirol and it shows the portrait of Andreas Hofer, a Tirolean national hero.
 
Weight                                    27.6g
Age                                         Circa 1970
Dimensions                             Circa 51.0mm (with bale);
                                                41mm diameter with frame; 33.0mm coin
Condition                                Very good
Stock Code                             AJ542