Token: Canada Montreal Un Sou 1837
This token was minted back in 1837, before Canada became a federation. The government did not supply enough coinage to support commerce, so the banks filled the gap with small denomination pieces like this one.
Coin: 13085 , Genre: Colonizers and Colonies
Requested by: paul jewett, Mon, 19-Nov-2012 03:24:48 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Fri, 20-Sep-2013 03:08:39 GMT
Requester description: front side 'token un sou montreal' back side 'agriculture & commerce b&s canada' surrounds bouquet of flowers
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