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H-P.M.3. Storecard, Jeton, Russia

H-P.M.3. Storecard, Jeton, Russia

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This H-P.M.3. storecard was made in Russia. Storecards were used as a form of payment employers would use to pay their workers. An employer would give the storecard token to their workers and the token could then be redeemed at any of the employer’s establishments. These storecards were personal to specific employers.
Obverse inscription: H-P.M.3. ПEУTOAЬHA.
Reverse inscription: H-P.M.3. OPOЬЪ.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
medal
date made
ca 1829
place made
Russia: Russia
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
ID Number
NU.68.263.1606
catalog number
68.263.1606
accession number
281689
Credit Line
Willis H. du Pont
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Grand Duke Georgii Mikhailovich Collection
Coins, Currency and Medals
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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