Token: US Washington (First in War) 1789
Hello, Sena. This is a novelty token made of base metal to honor George Washington. This is one of many designs, most are not valuable. This one might sell for $5 US dollars retail if it is in good shape like the one in the photo.
Our general page on Washington tokens appears at this link.
Selling one of these to a coin dealer might bring $1 or so.
, Genre: Tokens
Requested by: Sena, Fri, 16-Nov-2012 17:34:06 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Fri, 16-Nov-2012 20:59:25 GMT
Reviewed by CoinQuest. Appraisal ok., Sun, 02-Nov-2014 22:53:02 GMT
Requester description: 1789 front of the coin has a picture of George Washington and states 'First President Of The United States' and has two year on both sides of the statement the first is 1789 and the other side has 1797. The back of the coin states 'George Washington Born Feb. 22,1732. First in war, First in Peace, First in the hearts of his countrymen, unanimously elected first president died December 14, 1799.'
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