Unlock the Captivating History of Coin Jewelry - AUREI

Unlock the Captivating History of Coin Jewelry - AUREI

Coin jewelry has a rich and storied history, tracing its origins back to ancient civilizations. Archaeological findings reveal that the use of coins as decorative elements can be traced to Etruscan, Greek, and Roman cultures, where coins were often repurposed into stunning jewelry pieces.

Coin Jewelry at the Getty Villa "Belt with Central Medallion" A.D. 379–395: 


This enduring tradition speaks to the inherent value and symbolism that coins have held throughout human history. From the earliest days of trade and commerce to modern times, coins have represented wealth, power, and status - making them the perfect medium for creating truly unique and meaningful jewelry.

 List of Ancient Roman Coins: 


During the Renaissance period, the allure of ancient coins inspired the creation of exquisite jewelry pieces. As explorers uncovered the ruins of long-forgotten civilizations, a global fascination with all things ancient took hold, and coin jewelry became a symbol of this cultural renaissance.

 Coin Jewelry at The Metropolitan Museum of Art (MET) Presentation medal (Gnadenpfennig) of Maximilian, Archduke of Austria (1558–1620):

Coin jewelry has captivated the hearts and imaginations of fashion enthusiasts for centuries, weaving a rich tapestry of cultural heritage and timeless elegance. One such iconic brand that has championed this art form is the renowned Italian jeweler, Bulgari. In the 1960s, Bulgari introduced its acclaimed "Monete" collection, which celebrated the enduring beauty and significance of ancient coins. These exquisite pieces seamlessly blended the historic charm of numismatics with the brand's signature style, creating a mesmerizing fusion of past and present. 

 Monete Collection by Bvlgari



Inspired by the rich legacy of ancient currencies, us, AUREI Jewelry invites you to embark on a captivating journey through time. Our designs are a testament to the enduring allure of these timeless artifacts, seamlessly blending the past and present to create a truly unique accessory.



Each coin carefully selected for our collection holds a story waiting to be discovered. From the intricate etchings of these creative modern designs, we transform the traditions into contemporary fashion.  

AUREI Necklaces and Earrings


Through the innovative use of 3D printing and wax casting techniques, we ensure the highest quality and stability in every piece, allowing you to mix and match your favorites with confidence.

AUREI 3D modeling (Fish Coin):

AUREI 3D modeling (Dangle Earrings):


Meanwhile, us AUREI is also creating precious jewelry pieces featuring real accent coins.These timeless artifacts, forged from precious metals and imbued with the likenesses of legendary emperors, were transformed into necklaces, bracelets, and rings that told the story of a civilization's greatness. Wearing these coins was a way for the wearer to feel a tangible link to the grandeur of the past. 

AUREI Augustus Ring (18K Gold):


The history of coin jewelry is a testament to the enduring allure of the past and the power of repurposing the old into something new and beautiful. Each piece is a work of art, a symbol of resilience, and a connection to the rich tapestry of human civilization.

AUREI Maria Necklace


Let the history of these coins inspire you. Share your personal connections and favorite designs in the comments below. Together, we'll celebrate the timeless allure of AUREI Jewelry.


  • Jenny

    Can I order custom made rings?

  • ND0217


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