Vintage Mid Century Mad Money Trashcan Charms in Gilt Silver

$ 275.00 

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Vintage Mid Century Mad Money Trashcan Charms in Gilt Silver
An unusual, matched pair of mad money charms, each a tiny, realistic trash can, with a removable lid and a glass bottom, through which tightly rolled paper money can be seen. The little lids are engraved with the phrase "mad money" and are connected to the can handles by a fine curb chain. Mad money charms were a popular mid century idea, but this particular form is really uncommon— if you find these adorable mad cans at all, you find them without their rolled up dough.
An unusual, matched pair of mad money charms, each a tiny, realistic trash can, with a removable lid and a glass bottom, through which tightly rolled paper money can be seen. The little lids are engraved with the phrase "mad money" and are connected to the can handles by a fine curb chain. Mad money charms were a popular mid century idea, but this particular form is really uncommon— if you find these adorable mad cans at all, you find them without their rolled up dough.

An unusual, matched pair of mad money charms, each a tiny, realistic trash can, with a removable lid and a glass bottom, through which tightly rolled paper money can be seen. The little lids are engraved with the phrase "mad money" and are connected to the can handles by a fine curb chain. Mad money charms were a popular mid century idea, but this particular form is really uncommon if you find these adorable mad cans at all, you find them without their rolled up dough. These are priced individually, but keeping them together means one for you and one for your bestie, or even a clever pair of earrings?! They are made in sterling silver with a gold wash. Condition is original, with well-fitting lids. Marked A.C. STER.

Materials

Sterling silver
Gilt
Paper money
Glass

Age

c. 1950

Dimensions

Measures approx 15 x 12.5 mm; height with handle is approx 18.6 mm.

Vintage Mid Century Mad Money Trashcan Charms in Gilt Silver
An unusual, matched pair of mad money charms, each a tiny, realistic trash can, with a removable lid and a glass bottom, through which tightly rolled paper money can be seen. The little lids are engraved with the phrase "mad money" and are connected to the can handles by a fine curb chain. Mad money charms were a popular mid century idea, but this particular form is really uncommon— if you find these adorable mad cans at all, you find them without their rolled up dough.
An unusual, matched pair of mad money charms, each a tiny, realistic trash can, with a removable lid and a glass bottom, through which tightly rolled paper money can be seen. The little lids are engraved with the phrase "mad money" and are connected to the can handles by a fine curb chain. Mad money charms were a popular mid century idea, but this particular form is really uncommon— if you find these adorable mad cans at all, you find them without their rolled up dough.