In colonial times there was a chronic shortage of coinage to support commerce. Governments, chartered banks, merchants and blacksmiths all contributed to a vast array of tokens which circulated in the absence of official coinage.
Charlton Standard Catalogue, Canadian Colonial Tokens 10th Ed
Item #: 889684154
- ISBN: 0889684154
- Pub Date: 10/4/2019 Edition: 10th
- Binding: Spiral-bound Size: 5.5×8.5 Pages: 264