(Generic Round)

Generic Round

Country of Issue: UK  Manufacturer:(probably UK or USA)
Diameter: 32mm 
Coin Dates: (Known to Exist) 1946
Reverse  
Legend: Blank 
Obverse 
Legend: “Keep me and never go broke”
When tested the metal ring was strongly attracted to a magnet.  
Therefore we now believe that the ring is made of some ferromagnetic 
metal, possibly an iron alloy or maybe nickel. As of now, we know of 
no other example of an encased farthing which has this magnetic 
property.
(Images and Information Courtesy of Bob Byrne U.S.A.) 

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26/09/2019