Arras Wedding Coins

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The Unity Coins (also known as Las Arras or Arrhae) is a traditional element of Filipino Catholic weddings that originated from Spain.

In Catholic ceremonies, sponsors present the wedding officiator with 13 coins, which represent Jesus Christ and his 12 apostles. In non-denominational weddings, the coin ceremony represents the couple’s sharing of worldly goods, and their promise to support one another for richer or poorer. 

Though this is conventionally a Catholic tradition, we encourage you to incorporate the Arras and our ceremony accessories into your wedding day, no matter your religious background. 

How To Incorporate It Into Your Wedding
In traditional Filipino weddings, the Sponsors present the officiant with the Arras, who blesses the coins. The officiant then gives the coins to the groom, who trickles them into the bride's hands as a sign of his promise to support her and her family.

Today, financial responsibilities are generally shared between both individuals. In this case, the first individual trickles the coins into their partner's hands, who then does the same.

Purchasing this for your wedding? Tag us at #SintaWeddings and show us how you celebrated your Filipino heritage on your special day. 

Details

  • Included are 13 authentic Philippine coins (25 sentimos) and coin box¬†
  • Because¬†we use genuine Philippine coins made of pure brass, please allow for some imperfections. Some coins are darker than others.¬†
  • Coin box made with gold metal, featuring floral motifs¬†
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Arras Wedding Coins
Las Arras Unity Coins
Las Arras Unity Coins with hand
Las Arras Unity Coins Front
Las Arras Unity Coins from the top
Arras Wedding Coins
Las Arras Unity Coins
Las Arras Unity Coins with hand
Las Arras Unity Coins Front
Las Arras Unity Coins from the top