History, Information, and Value of the 1893 Sweeting Cycle Company Pennsylvania Post-War Tokens
Value of the 1893 Sweeting Cycle Company Pennsylvania Post-War Tokens
This Token Came From – Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
The obverse text on the token reads “World’s Columbian Exposition Chicago, Ills. 1893.” The reverse text on this token reads “The Phoenix Best & Runs Easiest Sweeting Cycle Company 815 Arch St. Philadelphia.” The obverse depicts Columbus landing in the new world with men behind him while he is holding a flag, with boats in the background, and all surrounded by text. The reverse of the token shows a bicycle at the top with seven lines of text below.
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