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Purse - Coin purse

From the Collection of Brighton Historical Society First Floor Bayside Arts and Cultural Centre (Old Brighton Town Hall) Corner Carpenter and Wilson Streets Brighton Victoria

Description
Cream vinyl coin purse with conversion table for pre-decimal and decimal currency printed in black on each side. Hinged silver metal opening and kiss clasp. Unlined.
Size
14 x 8.5 cm
Object Registration
T0285
Keywords
coin purse, decimal currency, 1960s
Historical information
Australia converted to decimal currency on 14 February 1966. This coin purse is printed with a simple conversion table to help the user navigate the switch from pounds, shillings and pence to the new dollars and cents.
When Made
circa 1966
Last updated
9 Sep 2019 at 10:41PM