Also can be called a lucky charm, charm, fetish, amulet, mascot, totem or juju.
An object held to act as a charm to avert evil and bring good fortune.
A talisman is an object believed to contain certain magical properties thought to draw good luck to the possessor or offer the possessor protection from possible evil or harm.
A magical figure charged with the force which it is intended to represent.
Virtually every religion in human history has offered small decorative objects which purpose is to do anything ranging between healing, protection or success.