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« on: April 29, 2013 09:10:03 AM »

I have a couple of antique coins I kept out of my grandfather's coin collection when it was sold off after his death - both from 1880 (each of the grandchildren kept two coins from 100 years prior to their birthdate) and I'd like to make one of them into a necklace. I've seen some beautiful bead-bezeled coins and have done cabochons in the past, does anyone have any advice on adapting the technique to a coin?
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« Reply #1 on: May 08, 2013 07:11:30 PM »

Do you mean like this:
http://beadwork.joust.net/BeadedBezelCabochon.html

It can be adapted for any size, so a coin should work.
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