Date Range: ca. 1880
Dimensions (x:y:z): 1 1/16” x 1 1/16”
Association: Adolph, Zeiler
Object Number: 2003.03.002
Category: Communication Artifacts
Classification: Exchange Media
Object Name: Token, Store
Brass colored hexagonal metal token.
Such tokens were commonly used by businesses in the late 19th century for purposes of stimulating sales. The token’s stamped face value could be applied towards the purchase of goods or services at the business indicated on the piece.
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