World Tokens, the Property of a North Country Collector

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Date of Auction: 2nd October 2019

Sold for £40

Estimate: £30 - £40

Bahamas, NASSAU, Paradise Island Bridge Co, Second issue, toll tokens (4), B (for employees), valued at 25 cents, brass, 25mm; C (for commercial vehicles), valued at 50 cents, cupro-nickel, 27mm; D (for residents of Paradise Island), valued at 50 cents, copper, 28mm; palm-tree set in blue enamel (for Public/Tourist use), valued at 2 Dollars, cupro-nickel, 29mm (Lyall 45-8) [4]. About very fine or better £30-£40

Footnote

Provenance: Bt 1977.

This second issue without the legend was authorised in order to make the tokens less attractive as souvenirs