Maritime Supply Co
PER ASPERA AD ASTRA "Through Hardship To The Stars" - Brass Coin Necklace
Hand-crafted from start to finish, this stamped coin features the Latin phrase PER ASPERA AD ASTRA, which means “Through hardship, to the stars.”
This motto recognizes the truth that the best things in life come from a great effort of will, and that some hardships are inevitable. No matter what the world throws at you, relish in the challenge because the stars wait beyond the struggle.
"Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength." ~Arnold Schwarzenegger
- Coin pendant is 1" in diameter.
Purchase this coin as a keychain instead of a necklace here.
If you are unsure about which chain length to order, please read our suggestions on the FAQ page.
Please note: All our brass pendants are raw brass, meaning they are not electroplated and will develop a beautiful patina over time. We recommend polishing it with a soft cloth to help keep your pendant's original shine if you prefer the bright metal look.
All of our customers are part of our crew, and we take care of our own. If you have any issues with your order, we will do everything we can to fix the problem.
“Quality means doing it right when no one is looking.” ~Henry Ford
QUALITY PAY FOR QUALITY WORK
Here at Maritime, we work hard to create an ethical work environment. With such a small staff, it is crucial that everyone feel valued and heard in the role they play in company structure. Our price points directly reflect the amount of effort, creativity, and hard work that go into each piece, and proceeds contribute to a living wage for our team.
WATER IS LIFE
Your purchase helps provide clean water in developing countries! We give 10% of our net profits to help dig wells in India and Africa. Learn more about SFA’s Water of Life Initiative here.
This necklace was a graduation gift for my nephew. He chose this phrase for his graduation announcement which was what lead to the purchase. I hear he loved it. I had it shipped directly to him so I didn’t even get to see it.
Just like my 'Memento Mori' coin I love this one. They pair perfectly and make for great accessories. Thanks again for Molly and the team, for my beautiful me to me gifts ! Hugs and Good Luck all the way from France!
Would definitely recommend and will be buying more stuff soon