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One Pound Emergency Money Gold Charm. Heres a genuine vintage emergency money charm. These are sometimes known as " Mad money " charms as well. The charm is made of solid nine carat gold and has a central compartment containing a real one pound note. Of course, these notes are from the pre-decimal era, they were replaced by coins many years ago.
The idea was that you could hang this from your favourite bracelet and is you were in desperate need of money they there was a little to hand. Of course in the past, this amount of money would have bought you a lot more than it would today.
The charm dates from circa 1960s and it measures about 1 inch or 2.5 centimetres high
Item no: 461-13
Era: 1950s -1970s