Art of the Americas - Coral Necklace, Ecuador

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Coral, silver, brass
Late 19th to early 20th century
27.5 inches (70 cm) interior circumference, 160 gram

A classic coral necklace from Ecuador,with a central sucre coin marked Republica del Ecuador 1884, which was named after Latin American political leader Antonio José de Sucre. There is a small brass cross joining the coin to the necklace of coral and brass beads. The small coins are from 1889 and 1895, one on each side.



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