1863 New York Civil War Token Indian Head / City Of New York I.o.u One Cent
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1863 New York Civil War Token Indian Head / City Of New York I.o.u One Cent:
1863 New York Civil War Token - Store Card. Lightly circulated. Marked L. ROLOFF. Civil War Tokens were produced between 1862 & 1864 because of the severe shortage of coins during the war. They became illegal after U.S. Congress passed a law on April 2, 1864 prohibiting there use. Indian Head with full date/rim, strong LIBERTY, sharp detail in headdress/hair/face, 4 diamonds. Reverse reads CITY OF NEW YORK I.O.U. ONE CENT 1863. Full rim, solid lettering. Starting at $.99 with NR. Please see photos to determine condition and offer accordingly. Shipping will be $2.50 including USPS TRACKING. Free shipping on all additional items shipped at the same time. Thanks for looking. Be sure to add me to your favorites list!