Lyons, Iowa

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Lyons, Iowa

This Civil War Store Card from Lyons, Iowa is ascribed to the shop of F. N. Dubois. This is the only know token from this town. Those tokens produced by F.N. Dubois typically make use of reverse die F-1368 in the years 1859 and 1860, but they have been listed in so many references as Civil War Store Cards that they continue to be considered part of that group of tokens.

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

Obverse Die – IA 570A

Lyons, Iowa

Text on token:
  • Gage. Lyall & Keeler / Grocers / Main. St / Lyons / Iowa
Valuation:
  • VF-EF : $400-$600
  • MS-63 : $1,500-$2,250
Die Reverse: (New) F-1368
DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR
 1 a R6

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