Seymour, Indiana

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Seymour, Indiana

This Civil War Store Card from Seymour, Indiana 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.

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

Obverse Die – IN 830A

Seymour, Indiana

Text on token:
  • J.F. Johnson / News / Dealer, / Seymour, / Ind.
Valuation:
  • VF-EF : $300-$450
  • MS-63 : $1000-$1500
Die Reverse: (New) F-1091
DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR
 1 a R8
Die Reverse: (New) F-1223
 2 a R7  2  b  R8

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