Welcome to our brand new website!
Cart 0

1861 Waterloo NY Civil War Token, NGC AU Details. Henry C. Welles, Druggist

$ 65.00


1861 Waterloo NY Civil War Token, NGC AU Details
Henry C. Welles, Druggist
Manhattan Collection
Improperly Cleaned


Obverse: "Henry Welles, Waterloo NY, Druggist & Book Seller"
Reverse: "Business Card, 1861"


Civil War tokens were privately minted and distributed from 1861-1864. These tokens were widely used because of the scarce amount of cents issued by the government during the Civil War. Congress banned the production of all private coinage on June 8, 1864.

Please see high resolution images


Share this Product


More from this collection