Alexandria, Indiana

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Alexandria, Indiana

This Civil War Store Card from Alexandria, Indiana is ascribed to the shop of John Stanton. This token is the only known merchant token issued from this town. Stanton  was the most prolific issuer of Civil War tokens in Cincinnati. His line of work centered on stamp cutting and branding devices.

Valuations are based on raw copper tokens. For more detailed pricing, see:
Pricing Civil War Tokens

Obverse Die – IN 10A

Alexandria, Indiana

Text on token:
  • Wolfe & Sherman / Staple & Fancy / Dry Goods / Alexandria, Ind.
Valuation:
  • VF-EF : $75-$125
  • MS-63 : $300-$450
Die Reverse:(New) F-1037
DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR
 1 a R4 1 b R8
1 a1 R8  1  i  R8
Die Reverse: (Pat) F-76 or (New) F-1046
2 a R9 2 d R10
Die Reverse: (New) F-1047
3 a R9  3 d R10

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