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Leavenworth, Kansas

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Leavenworth, Kansas

This Civil War Store Card from Leavenworth, Kansas is ascribed to the shop of W.K. Lanphear.  Lanphear was the second most prolific issuer of Civil War tokens in Cincinnati. His work is remarkable for the variety of motifs used as reverse dies on store cards.

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Obverse Die – KS 550A

Leavenworth, Kansas

Text on token:
  • A. Cohen / Clothing / And Gents / Furnishing Goods / 21 Delaware St. / Leavenworth, / Kansas
Valuation:
  • VF-EF : $2,000-$3,000
  • MS-63 : $6,000-$9,000
Die Reverse: (New) F-1085
DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR
 1 a R7  1  b  R8

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