Temple Israel
Artifact Details

Date Range: 1880s
Dimensions (x:y:z): 15/16” d
Association: Turner Hall
Object Number: 2005.08.001

Museum Nomenclature

Category: Communication Artifacts
Classification: Exchange Media
Object Name: Token, Store

Object Description

Round brass token.

Object Use

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.

Keywords: All, Town,

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Temple Israel Foundation
208 West 8th Street
Leadville, Colorado 80461

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Leadville, Colorado 80461

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