Nike assumed the role of the divine charioteer, a role in which she often is portrayed in Classical Greek art.
Nike flew around battlefields rewarding the victors with glory and fame, symbolized by a wreath of Laurel leaves.
Nike is seen with wings in most statues and paintings, one of the most famous being the Winged Victory of Samothrace.
Nike is the goddess of strength, speed, and victory.
Nike was a very close acquaintance of Athena, and is thought to have stood in Athena's outstretched hand in the statue of Athena located in the Parthenon.
Nike is one of the most commonly portrayed figures on Greek coins. The original coin was from 452 bc.
- Handmade Greek coin reproduction.
- Solid yellow bronze also called jeweler gold bronze charm
- 14k gold filled chain
- Gold filled has 100 times more gold than plated thus does not rub or peel off.
- Nickel free
- The coin is about 16mm.
- Soldered bronze eyelet on top.
- One sided hammered coin
- Signed in the back by artist.
- For men I recommend the 20" medium chain (minimum)