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Token

Object Number: 
INV.12443.2
Date: 
1855-1867
Medium: 
Plastic
Dimensions: 
Overall: 1/8 x 7/8 in. ( 0.3 x 2.2 cm )
Marks: 
molded: around ship: "ES BUENO POR / UNA PASADA" molded: opposite side of token: "ÉSTE BOLÉTO ES BUENO POR / UNA PASADA / EN AL VADO / DE / NUEVO LAREDO"
Description: 
Circular coral colored transportation token with an image of a sailing ship in relief on one side.
Gallery Label: 
A note with this transportation token says it was used before the opening of the Suez Canal.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Mrs. Lucius Pitkin, 1956
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group