1880 TOKEN Wailuku Plantation Token, 1 Real, AU55 PCGS.Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
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1880 Hawaiian Token, AU55
1880 TOKEN Wailuku Plantation Token, 1 Real, AU55 PCGS. The
Wailuku Plantation issued undated 1/2 real and 1 real tokens in
1871, and similarly denominated tokens dated 1880. The 1 real
tokens were equivalent to 12 1/2 cents, or one-eighth of a Spanish
dollar, reportedly equal to one day's wages on the sugar
plantations. This Choice AU token exhibits splendid surfaces of
walnut, chestnut, and mahogany patina. Population: 4 in 55, 0 finer
(11/17). (NGC ID# 2UBN, PCGS# 600512)
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