Items from the 1940s


CHILDRENS TOY IRON with Holly Hobby design (Chad Valley)

1939 threepenny coin

This coin is a round 'silver' threepenny piece issued in 1939

Horlicks Tablet Tin

A Horlicks tin, which once would have held 20 tablets priced at 9d (9p).

1947 Two Shilling Coin

A 1947 two-shilling coin, also known as a florin or a two-bob bit.

Cutlery Set

This vintage gift case of cutlery consists of six knives and forks for eating fish

Smelling Salts

This vintage bottle contained a well-known brand of Smelling Salts