World Tokens, the Property of a North Country Collector

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Date of Auction: 2nd October 2019

Sold for £150

Estimate: £40 - £60

Aruba, SAN NICOLAS, Victoria Bottling Co, cupro-nickel, vbc aruba, rev. good for one drink, 20mm (Lyall –). Extremely fine, scarce £40-£60

Footnote

Provenance: Bt 1996.

At one time the Victoria Bottling Co held the licence to bottle Coca-Cola on the island. The tokens were apparently used into the 1960s