25 Cinq Sous / 5 Cent Wooden Nickel


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Country United States
Territory / Region Ohio
Issue Year / Date 1938-10-10
Name 25 Cinq Sous / 5 Cent Wooden Nickel
Implied Value 5 Cents
Token Type Merchant & Trade
Size / Diameter 38 mm
Composition Wood
Edge Plain
Obverse Legend: NORTHWEST TERRITORY SESQUI-CENTENNIAL 1788 - 1938
Reverse Legend: Redeemable for Five Cents in U.S. Coin at the Gallipolis Chamber of Commerce up to Oct. 12,
Issued by Gallipolis, Ohio Chamber of Commerce
Issue Location Gallipolis, Ohio
Series Name Wooden Nickels
Description SOUVENIR NICKEL IN MEMORY: Of the Brave Northwest Pioneers and the gallant French 500 who founded Gallipolis in 1790