History, Information, and Value of the 1899 H.E. Bucklen & Co. Illinois Post-War Tokens
Value of the 1899 H.E. Bucklen & Co. Illinois Post-War Tokens
This Token Came From – Chicago, Illinois
The obverse text on the token reads “Admiral Dewey.” The reverse text on this token reads “Testimonial Souvenir America’s Greatest Remedies Dr. King’s New Discovery For Consumption, Electric Bitters For The Blood and Nerves Compliments of H.E. Bucklen & Co. Chicago.” The obverse depicts a bust of Admiral Dewey facing the right and shown from the shoulders, up. The reverse of the token shows several lines of text filling the field of the token.
These types of token can be very hard to identify because of their “home-made” quality and their inconsistency. Our website, as comprehensive as it is, still may not include your token because of the sheer quantity by which these Post-War Tokens were produced. If you think that you may own a Post-War Token, please do not hesitate to contact one of our experts and they would be happy to assist you. We are rare token dealers.