Sterling Silver and 9k Gold Ancient Half Shekel Replica Ring with Sapphire Accent
Sterling Silver, 9k Gold, Sapphire
0.5" / 1.3 cm
Drawing inspiration from the distinctive ancient currency used in Israel thousands of years ago, distinguished Israeli designer, Rafael, amazes us with the brilliance of his work. Featuring a masterfully crafted replica of an ancient Half Shekel decorated with pomegranates and ancient Hebrew script, Rafael gracefully combines traditional themes with contemporary elements. Incorporating a glittering chip of Sapphire in a 9K gold plated bezel setting on either side of the coin, this simplistic but alluring trinket is guaranteed to delight you. A magnificent expression of artistic talent, this modern masterpiece is a one of a kind work of art.
Rafael Saadia is the founder, owner, designer and maker of Rafael Jewelry. Creating his business in the early 1970’s, Rafael has been creating exquisite pieces of jewelry for over 40 years. Descending from a long line of expert jewelers who once created jewelry for the Yemenite royal family, Rafael continues the family tradition of incorporating ancient Yemenite style into his work, combining ancient themes with modern designs, creating a unique, and signature look. Famed as one of the greatest Jewelry designers in Israel, this prestigious artist works with sterling silver and gold, and often incorporates various precious and semi-precious stones such as Jerusalem stone, Eilat stone, and Roman glass, as well as more classic gemstones like diamond, rubies and sapphires. Each piece is carefully handcrafted from the finest materials, guaranteeing you will receive only the highest quality product available. Every piece from Rafael is a treasure worth passing down for generations.