Avilla, Indiana

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Avilla, Indiana

This Civil War Store Card from Albany, Indiana is ascribed to the shop of John Stanton. This token is the only known merchant token issued from this town. Stanton  was the most prolific issuer of Civil War tokens in Cincinnati. His work was centered around stamp cutting and branding.

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

Obverse Die – IN 70A

Avilla, Indiana

Text on token:
  • Baum Walter & Co. / Dealers In / Dry Goods / Groceries / & C. / Avilla, Ind.
Valuation:
  • VF-EF : $100-$150
  • MS-63 : $400-$600
Die Reverse: (New) F-1037
DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR DIE MAT RAR
 1 a R6 1 b  R9 1  i  R9
Die Reverse: (Pat) F-76 or (New) F-1046
 2 d R10
Die Reverse: (New) F-1047
 3 a R9 3 d R10

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