At several points in our nation's history, a shortage of coins was offset by merchants issuing private tokens. This section includes Hard Times Tokens, Civil War Tokens, and Feuchtwanger Coins.
#113491: Three Cent. New York Coat of Arms. Light porosity.
#130414: "NY Shield, Alden and Frink".
#130489: "NY Staudinger's".
#130402: "NY Staudinger's". Large planchet.
#207432: "Bingles". Complete 8 coin set. XF to Unc.
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