Date Range: 1883-1905
Dimensions (x:y:z): .875” x .875”
Object Number: 2010.08.001
Category: Communication Artifacts
Classification: Exchange Media
Object Name: Token, Store
Copper colored shield shaped metal token. Ben Loeb
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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