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    (1861-65) A. Mester & Co., Eaton Rapids, MI, F-300E-1d, R.10, MS65 NGC. This copper-nickel token is listed as R.10 or unique in Fuld and in the pending Fuld revision due to be published soon. Lustrous light tan surfaces are prooflike and mark-free. Exceptional quality for a reportedly unique Civil War token, certainly expected to generate considerable interest as it has been off the market for more than 70 years.
    Purchased from James Kelly (12/20/1941) for $2.00. Said to be from the Virgil Brand Collection.
    From The Clifton A. Temple Collection.


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