Coin Ring ...how to make a ring out of a circle cut from sheet.... put it through a rolling mill first to texture the metal, cut circles, drill out center, anneal as needed, hammer on a mandrel, switching the way the ring faces on mandrel.... pickle to remove firescale, liver of sulphur, polish.
These rings showcase state quarters in a unique way — which is to say, they're made from them. Each uncirculated quarter is hand-picked and formed into a ring. The front of the ring will have the state name, and the back of the ring will have the year the quarter was put into circulation. On the inside you will see "United States of America" as well as "E Pluribus Unum."
Designer Nicholas Heckaman of The Ring Tree meticulously handcrafts detailed rings out of US coins. The Gainesville, Florida-based designer first discovered his skill when he was looking for the perfect ring to propose to his girlfriend with. He managed to create a special engagement ring out of a silver coin with a hammer and “a lot of patience.”