Nostalgic minted lucky Vintage Silver Sixpence Keepsake Gift – a King George VI minted Silver Sixpence, Traditional Good Luck Verse and 2-Piece Handmade Decoupage Gift Box with apricot silk satin ribbon. Presented in a silk organza gift pouch.
Meaning: From singing about it in our nursery rhymes (“Sing a Song of Sixpence”), to placing a sixpence coin in the traditional Christmas Pudding, the lucky Silver Sixpence is part of English history and is said to bring the receiver health, fertility, happiness and wealth – and wedded bliss if given on the occasion of a wedding. The tradition of giving a Silver Sixpence for luck began as far back as the 1600’s and continues today.
Sixpence: King George VI Silver Sixpence. Minted between 1947 and 1951
Traditional Verse: “A Silver Sixpence To Bring You Luck”. Verse can be personalized with names and dates of your choice.
Complimentary Gift: A solid bronze ‘Key of Destiny’ vintage key necklace. A 16 inch antique bronze chain, beautifully wrapped and gift boxed. Key: 2.9cm x 1.0cm.