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Catalog Data

Honoree:
Owney, American, c. 1888 - 1897  Search this
Medium:
metal (brass)
Dimensions:
Diameter: 1 3/16 in. (3.02 cm)
Type:
Seals, Symbols & Signage
Date:
1891
Description:
Owney received this token while traveling in the West. The name Sumas could indicate a hotel or business in the Dakota Territory, or the town of Sumas, Washington, along the Canadian border. There is no additional information to indicate exactly where Owney was when he received this token.
Object number:
0.052985.448
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National Postal Museum Collection
Data Source:
National Postal Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/hm84f4e0905-f213-46f3-8d4a-ea10b44380fc
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npm_0.052985.448