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    (1835-36) HT-412 Philadelphia Corporation Token, XF45
    Unique in Private Hands

    (1835-36) Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, Philadelphia Corporation, Low-152, HT-412, W-Pa-180-10j, R.8, XF45 NGC. German silver, plain edge. Both varieties of the Corporation of Philadelphia tokens are offered in the present sale, an unusual occurrence. This variety carries the One Shilling denomination and the other is denominated as 50 cents. A Choice XF example with pleasing pewter-gray surfaces. Dave Bowers writes in A Guide Book of Hard Times Tokens: "Illustrated is the example in the collection of the American Numismatic Society. The other of two verified is in the cabinet of Donald G. Partrick." This One Shilling Token is unique in private hands.
    Ex: Donald Miller; Q. David Bowers (6/29/1983); Donald G. Partrick.


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    December, 2020
    6th Sunday
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