Original 1863 Token Wright-Cincinnati – No 9

Another original Token this one dated 1863

By 1884 the war caused severe shortages of coin and was almost out of circulation so Merchants issued their own coin to make transactions in fact this was considered the first store card.   By the end of 1864 the Government had passed a law stating that privately minted coins were illegal.

Price: £30.00

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