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    Posted 3 years ago

    pw-collector
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    1935 United States Sales Tax Token
    Value: 5 Mills (0.005)
    Metal: Copper
    Weight: 1.8 g
    Diameter: 16 mm
    Thickness: 1 mm
    Demonetized: July 1, 1949
    Obverse:
    From the coat of arms of New Mexico, the Mexican eagle grasping a serpent in its beak, the cactus in its talons, shielded by the American eagle with outspread wings, and grasping arrows in its talons. On the scroll under the eagle is the motto, "Crescit Eundo" (It Grows AS It Goes).
    Lettering around the edge: NEW MEXICO BUREAU OF REVENUE 1935
    Reverse:
    Lettering:
    EMERGENCY SCHOOL TAX ON PURCHASE OF TWENTY-FIVE CENTS
    TAX TOKEN
    5
    FIVE MILLS

    Interesting coin,
    Dave

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    1. jscott0363 jscott0363, 3 years ago
      Definitely an interesting coin Dave!!
    2. pw-collector pw-collector, 3 years ago
      Thanks for the appreciation:
      Collectables59
      purvis
      vetraio50
      jscott0363
    3. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 3 years ago
      Been awhile. You been hiding from us, or me ? LOL !
    4. pw-collector pw-collector, 3 years ago
      bb2, not hiding, been dealing with a lot of health issues over the past 10 months. You are well aware of this program!!
      Thanks for the appreciation:
      bb2
      fortapache
    5. blunderbuss2 blunderbuss2, 3 years ago
      Yeah, that can be a B ! Bon chance on that.
    6. pw-collector pw-collector, 3 years ago
      Thanks Thomas for your thoughts.
      Thanks for the appreciation:
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      yougottahavestuff
    7. pw-collector pw-collector, 3 years ago
      Thanks for the appreciation:
      Trey
    8. pw-collector pw-collector, 3 years ago
      Thanks SEAN68 for the appreciation.

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