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Handcrafted and repurposed coin magical glastonbury tor pound coin pendant necklace
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handmade, upcycled, ethical contemporary jewellery

HAIRY GROWLER

Ethical Jewellery Designer

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Recycled 'out of circulation' Pound coin
This solid golden bronze one pound coin was issued with many variations in design. From my perspective the really lovely feature of the coin is its unique thickness and accompanying edge detail.

The Latin inscription "Decus et Tutamuen" on the side of the coin translates to English as 'An Ornament and a Safeguard'! They must've know as soon as they were taken out of circulation Hairy Growler would be putting them to work of protective amulets.

Every single one of these pendants is different, unique and unusual. All are symbolic, beautiful and meaningful, depending on the eye of the beholder. Tor is an English word referring to a high rock or a hill, deriving from the Old English torr. The Celtic name of the Tor was Ynys Wydryn, or sometimes Ynys Gutrin, meaning "Isle of Glass". At this time the plain was flooded, the isle becoming a peninsula at low tide. Once again our ancestors understood that the surface of water is level, even, like glass.

Each pendant requires many hours of careful carving and engraving. The pendant is carefully and gradually crafted from the centre of the old English pound coin.


Handcrafted and recycled in Cambridge, UK.

Size : Approx 22 mm diameter

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RINGS " Find your ring size, please download our printable ring size guide

BANGLES : Find your bracelet / bangle size, please download our printable bangle size guide

NECKLACE INFORMATION

Many of the necklace / pendant designs are complete. These designs have a sterling silver chain attached to the pendant from both sides. This design is perfect for looking in a mirror to fasten the necklace. It also makes a fabulous feature of the handmade hook catch (and star if chosen).

The necklace length you choose includes the length of the actual pendant. Do not worry about the pendant dimensions we will take care of your order. Order the necklace length you would normally wear and the necklace you receive will sit in the perfect position.


BRACELET INFORMATION

Small size : approx 170 mm

Medium size : approx 185 mm

Large size : approx 195 mm

XL size approx 210 mm (includes an extra link; i.e. another lovely flower, butterfly, bird, etc section custom made)

XXL size approx 250 mm ((includes an extra two links; i.e. another couple of lovely flower, butterfly, bird, etc sections custom made)


INSTRUCTIONS

Do you know the easiest method of popping on the fork bangle! Unsure ? why not view this video, its no joke. Putting a fork bangle on and taking it off

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