Multilingual Folk Tale Database


Aarne-Thompson-Uther Classification of Folk Tales

745: Hatch-penny

      700-749 Other Tales of the Supernatural

            300-749 TALES OF MAGIC

Always returns to its owner. Eaten by cow; owner happens to buy cow and kill her; etc. [D1602.11, N212].

Variants

745A: The Predestined Treasure

Inside the hollow tree, baked within a loaf of bread, etc. Always comes to the man for whom it was predestined. [N212]. Cf. Types 736, 736A, 947A*.

Examples

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