Durand, Illinois

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Durand, Illinois

The die sinker of this token is unknown. This was the only token issued by the town of Durand, Illinois. This Civil War Store Card bore two unique surfaces instead of being combined with the more common reverses. For some reason, the word ‘Crockery’ was misspelled and never corrected. Yet, this token was well accepted and can be found in uncirculated states.

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

Obverse Die – IL 225A

Durand, Illinois

Text on token:
  • H.L. Mosely, / Durand / Ills.

Reverse

Durand, Illinois

Text on token:
  • Groceries, / Hardware / Grockery / Notions
    (Crockery is misspelled)
Valuation:
  • VF-EF : $40-$60
  • MS-63 : $125-$175
Die Reverse: (See Reverse)
DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR
 1 a R3 1 b R5

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