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Old UK coins - one penny, half penny (or ha' - pronounced "hey" - penny) and three pence (or "thruppenny bit").

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from Recyclart

How To Recycle Old Coins Into Jewelry

Old coins into jewels! - I love this, but it it also makes me a little sad that the original coin is destroyed...

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from Mail Online

Thrupenny bit bearing head of King Edward VIII on sale for £30,000

An incredibly rare coin bearing the head of King Edward VIII which was made before he famously abdicated has emerged for sale for £30,000

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from Etsy

Little bird pendant necklace with old British coin. Farthing with wren and a brass bird on a brass chain

Little bird pendant necklace with old British coin. Farthing with wren and a brass bird on a brass chain.. $25.00, via Etsy.

Edward VI Crown of 1551 Fine silver issue. Date below king on horseback. Rev: shield on cross.The silver crown of Edward VI featured a striking image of the king on horseback on the obverse, and a shield and "long cross" (i.e. extending to the edges of the coin) on the reverse. It was also the first English coin to feature the date in Arabic (i.e. ordinary) numerals as opposed to Latin numerals.

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