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Advertising token

Advertising token
Advertising token
Title
Advertising token
Date 
1863
Medium 
Copper
Dimensions 
3/4 in. diameter
Description 
Copper token with woman's profile on one side and "For Public Accommodation 1863"; reverse "Peterson's Jewelers/ Honesdale, Scranton & Pittston, PA."
Credit Line 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number 
2002.1.2610
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group