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"Good for a 5c drink" Owney tag

Description:

Several of Owney’s tags offer him free food or drink in exchange for the tag. In this case, the tag is good for a five-cent drink. There is no information on the tag indicating where Owney needed to return to redeem the offer, nor is there any available information to indicate when this tag was presented to Owney.

Date:
1888-1897
Markings:
literal: GOOD FOR / 5 c / DRINK
Medium:
metal (brass)
Dimensions:
Diameter: 3/4 in. (1.91 cm)
Museum ID:
0.052985.182
Place:
UNITED STATES OF AMERICA
  • Owney Tag 2011
  • Owney Tag 2011
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