Palatine, Illinois

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Palatine, Illinois

This Civil War Store Card from Palatine, IL is ascribed to the shop of Mossin & Marr. This token is the only issue known for this city. Producing tokens mostly for customers in Wisconsin, Marr was apparently the principal engraver. He signed several of his token dies boldy with MARR. Most of these tokens will be deeply engraved and well struck.

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

Obverse Die – IL 680A

Palatine, Illinois

Text on token:
  • Dean & Slade / Dry Goods / Hardware / & C. / Palatine.Ill.IL (680A-2 is a 21mm flan, 3mm thick)
Valuation:
  • VF-EF : $60-$90
  • MS-63 : $175-$250
Die Reverse: (New) F-1195
DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR
 1 a R8
Die Reverse: (New) F-1195
 2 a R3

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