History, Information, and Value of the 1870 W.M. W. Spencer Ohio Post-War Tokens
Value of the 1870 W.M. W. Spencer Ohio Post-War Tokens
This Token Came From – Cincinnati, Ohio
The obverse text on the token reads “Cincinnati Industrial Exposition 1870.” The reverse text on this token reads “WM. W. Spencer Burning Brands, Stamps, Stencils, Baggage Checks, & C., & C 153 W. 5th St. Cincinnati.” The obverse depicts a building with four spires in the center with text and the date surrounding and a single star at the bottom. The reverse of the token shows wavy text running throughout the entire field.
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