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1842 Canada 1/2 Penny coin pendant Bank of Montreal token Quebec Canadian province Vancouver Ottawa Toronto Ville-Marie necklace n002340

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Canadian provinces Canada 1/2 Penny Token {1842-1845} 1S FEATURING front: Front view of bank building. Lettering: PROVINCE OF CANADA BANK OF MONTREAL back: Coat of Arms: CONCORDIA SALUS; Bank of Montreal on ribbon. The first coat of arms was displayed on a white shield, which had a red saltire with four different charges between the arms, representative of the four main components of the population as viewed by Mayor Jacques Viger and the city council in 1833, when the arms were designed and adopted. To the top, a rose was for the English heritage of the population, the dexter a thistle for the Scots, the sinister a sprig of clover for the Irish heritage of the city, and to the bottom base a beaver for the French that originally settled the territory and traded in furs. Lettering: BANK TOKEN HALF PENNY • quantity 1 • demonetized (no longer in circulation) polished Copper coin • diameter: 28.5 mm • weight: 9.5 g ***Choose from drop down menu *** {2 mm thick cords} 22" black cotton necklace 24” brass ball chain {lightweight 5 g} 2-1/2" brass snake keychain with snap end {see last photo} ****If you need a shorter length black necklace please message me**** facebook.com/coinedJewelry instagram.com/coinedJewelry twitter.com/coinedJewelry pinterest.com/coinedJewelry tumblr.com/blog/coinedJewelry

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