Boyd's Battery - Interesting Trade Token/quack Medicine Pendant - Check It Out>> For Sale
BOYD'S BATTERY - INTERESTING TRADE TOKEN/QUACK MEDICINE PENDANT - CHECK IT OUT>>
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HERE'S AN INTERSTING OLDTIME PIECE OF "QUACK MEDICINE"
THIS IS LISTED IN THE "STANDARD CATALOG OF UNITED STATES TOKENS" AS A NEW YORK TRADE TOKEN. APPARENTLY THESE WERE SOLD AS "BOYD'S MINIATURE GALVANIC BATTERY" AND WERE SUPP0SED TO BE WORN ON A CHAIN TO "PURIFY THE BLOOD".
I BELIEVE THAT THIS PARTICULAR SPECIMEN IS LISTED UNDER THE RULAU NUMBER NY-NY 33A. IT CONSISTS OF A "RING OF GILT BRASS THAN ENCIRCLES 12 SMALL VARICOLORED METAL ROUNDS WHICH SURROUND A SCALLOPED 18MM COPPER CENTERPIECE".
THIS ITEM MEASURES 30.18 MM IN DIAMETER AND IS 2.03 MM THICK. IT WEIGHS IN AT 10.7 GRAMS. NO DAMAGE.
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and any other determining factor and offer accordingly.
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Usually $1.00 per sale after the first, unless thereare weight or size issues.
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