This pendant is a replica of a St Patrick’s Farthing. The original coin was struck in Dublin sometime between about 1658 and 1670.
Many of these coins were transported to the American colonies (mainly by a Mark Newby) where they circulated.
Image: St Patrick ridding Ireland of the reptiles with Dublin’s St Patrick’s Cathedral in the background.
The legend: QVIESCAT PLEBS – May the people be calm.
Material Pendant and Chain: Sterling Silver
Pendant Size: 1.25 x 1 inch
Chain length: 20 inches