Archived from the original on Views Read Edit View history. For example, Queen Victoria wore charm bracelets that started a fashion among the European noble classes. Although interest and production waned through the latter part of the 20th century, there was a resurgence of popularity after and collectors eagerly sought out vintage charms. While each charm is separate and interchangeable, it lies flat against the wrist and is interlocking to the next charm, similarly to an expansion band.
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During the pre-historic period, jewellery charms would be made from shells, animal-bones and clay.
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Jewish scholars of the same period would write tiny passages of Jewish law and put them in amulets round their necks to keep the law close to their heart at all times. Soldiers returning home after World War II brought home trinkets made by craftsmen local to the area where they were fighting to give to loved ones. In Germany intricately carved mammoth tusk charms have been found from around 30, years ago.