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Alfred Willard Token

2011.81.1 (RS158625)

Description

Circular token. Side 1 has an image of a hair comb encircled by Alfred Willard's address. Side 2 has printed text advertising Alfred Willard's goods and services.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
1830-1844
Inscriptions
"ALFRED WILLARD 149 WASHINGTON ST BOSTON" (stamped)
"IMPORTER OF JEWELRY * FANCY GOODS, CUTLERY &c" "BRUSHES,/ PERFUMERY,/ COMBS &c/ BY/ WHOLESALE/ OR/ RETAIL" (stamped)
Location of origin
Boston, MA
Associated Building
Original To Fogg-Rollins House.
Material
copper (metal)
Object type
Advertising Medium
Places
Boston (Suffolk county, Massachusetts)
Descriptive terms
copper (metal)
Token
Dimensions
1 1/8 x 1 1/8 x 1/16 (HxWxD) (inches)
Accession Number
2011.81.1
Credit Line
Gift of the Fogg Rollins Charitable Trust
GUSN
256092
Related Items
Title Comb Box Accession number 1951.71

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