2980 – Lucky Cornish Pisky: Charm

Physical description:
A lucky Cornish Pisky key ring, made of silver-coloured metal. The Pisky is a Knocker (a Pisky who worked in Cornish mines), and is leaning on a pickaxe. He is standing inside a horseshoe. Attached to display card.
Museum classification:
Protection - Good Luck
Size:
85 x 23 x 7
Information:
Made by Wheal Kitty Crafts, Polperro. The display card includes quite a detailed account of the folklore surrounding Knockers.
Resource:
Object
Materials:
Metal