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1993 Slovakia 5 Korun coin pendant Slovenska horseman Biatec Celtic necklace Slovak hexadrachms Czechoslovakia Czech Great Moravia n001647

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Slovakia 5 Korun FEATURING front: reverse of a Celtic coin of Biatec (Celtic coin from 1st century AD) Biatec was the name of a person, presumably a king, who appeared on the Celtic coins minted by the Boii in Bratislava (the capital of Slovakia) in the 1st century BC. The word Biatec (or Biatex) is also used as the name of those coins. In the literature, they are also sometimes referred to as "hexadrachms of the Bratislava type back: coat of arms of Slovakia The coat of arms of Slovakia consists of a red (gules) shield, in early Gothic style, charged with a silver (argent) double cross standing on the middle peak of a dark blue mountain consisting of three peaks. Extremities of the cross are amplified, and its ends are concaved. The double cross is a symbol of its Christian faith and the hills represent three symbolic mountain ranges: Tátra, Fátra (made up of the Veľká Fatra and Malá Fatra ranges), and Mátra (the last one is in northern Hungary). Lettering: SLOVENSKÁ REPUBLIKA • quantity 1 • demonetized {no longer in circulation} polished Nickel clad Iron coin • diameter: 24.75 mm • weight: 5.4 g ***Choose from drop down menu *** {2 mm thick cords} 22" black cotton necklace 24" brass ball chain 2-1/2" brass snake keychain with snap end {see last photo} **If you need a different length cotton necklace, leave a note upon checkout**

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