What is the word for a lucky object, a thing you hold in your hand for good luck? Perhaps a stone. A small object that represents good fortune. I think it begins with tal-

Like a necklaces of a Hawaiian God (like in that Partridge Family TV episode.) You might even rub it or keep it in your pocket when you go to Vegas.

  • A talisman. Next! :)
    – Mari-Lou A
    Nov 25 '14 at 6:51

You're thinking of a talisman

A talisman is an object which is believed to contain certain magical or sacramental properties which would provide good luck for the possessor or possibly offer protection from evil or harm


Amulet; Fetish; and then there's Charm or Rabbit's foot ... finding as in jewelry.

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