Advertising token

Title:
Advertising token
Date: 
1889
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
1/8 x 1 1/4 in. diameter
Description: 
Copper-colored metal coin or token embossed with a bust of George Washington encircled by the words "1789 1889/ Inaugural Centennial In New York". On the reverse "More Enduring Than Books/ Or Customs, or Nations: A Coin./ Thomas L. Elder/ Coin Dealer/ 32 East 23rd St., New York City".
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Object Number: 
2002.1.3362
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group