Newport, Kentucky

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Newport, Kentucky

These Civil War Store Cards from Newport, Kentucky are ascribed to the shop of John Stanton. 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 – KY 640A

Newport, Kentucky

Text on token:
  • J. Butcher’s / Dry / Goods Store / Newport, KY
Valuation:
  • VF-EF : $200-$300
  • MS-63 : $500-$750
Die Reverse: (New) F-1026
DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR
 1 a R9
Die Reverse: (New) F-1030
2 a R6
Die Reverse: (New) F-1042
 3 a R7 3  b  R8 3  i  R9
Die Reverse: (New) F-1047
4 a R9  4  d  R10
Obverse Die – KY 640B

Newport, Kentucky

Text on token:
  • N’Pt & Cov / Bridge / Company
Valuation:
  • VF-EF : $250-$375
  • MS-63 : $750-$1,250
Die Reverse: (New) F-1029
DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR
 1 a R9
Die Reverse: (New) F-1034
2 a R9 2  b  R9
Die Reverse: (New) F-1042
3 a R7  3  b  R8
Die Reverse: (New) F-1047
 4 a R9 4  d  R10

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