History, Information, and Value of the 1872 George L. Cook New Mexico Post-War Tokens
Value of the 1872 George L. Cook New Mexico Post-War Tokens
This Token Came From – Fort Wingate, New Mexico
The obverse text on the token reads “Geo. L. Cook Post Trader Ft. Wingate N.M.” The reverse text on this token reads “Good For 50 cts In Trade.” The obverse depicts four lines of text in the center. The reverse of the token shows three lines of text, with the center line showing the value.
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