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    1879 Hawaii Railroad Token
    Thomas H. Hobron, 12 1/2 Cent
    Two Stars on Each Side, M. 2TE-9

    1879 12.5C Thomas H. Hobron 12 1/2 Cent Token, Two Stars on Both Sides, XF40 PCGS. Medcalf 2TE-9. The design is similar to the less rare Medcalf 2TE-8 railroad token, but both sides show only two stars, and the denomination side has only three periods instead of six. An evenly struck chocolate-brown example. Relatively unabraded, and flan granularity is confined to the date side at 2 and 4 o'clock. Listed on page 421 of the 2017 Guide Book. (PCGS# 503522)

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