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Virtual gallery of tokens from old Shanghai
« on: March 01, 2013, 11:52:15 AM »
Dear token collector and token dealers,

I would like to share with you some photos of old Shanghai tokens which I was able to find. Please review below photos.
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Re: Virtual gallery of tokens from old Shanghai
« Reply #1 on: March 01, 2013, 11:54:56 AM »
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Re: Virtual gallery of tokens from old Shanghai
« Reply #2 on: March 01, 2013, 11:58:55 AM »
These old Shanghai token are indeed interesting items :thumbup:
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Re: Virtual gallery of tokens from old Shanghai
« Reply #3 on: March 01, 2013, 12:17:56 PM »
I would like to encourage you coin/token collectors to collect old Shanghai tokens which are very rare in quantity N30. They are not made of silver or gold (only a few are made of silver)...my point is that they could worth more than those gold and silver coins. Very few collectors in China collect old Shanghai tokens and even fewer foreign collectors find place for them in their collection. I love old Shanghai tokens :001_wub: and they became my Disneyland N16 where Iike to play N49 except ROC old chinese silver coins.
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Re: Virtual gallery of tokens from old Shanghai
« Reply #4 on: March 08, 2013, 11:07:35 AM »
Here is some other old Shanghai token and old Shanghai coupon :001_rolleyes:
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« Reply #5 on: March 16, 2013, 12:03:35 PM »
One of the rarest old Shanghai token... :001_tt1:
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Re: Virtual gallery of tokens from old Shanghai
« Reply #6 on: April 04, 2013, 07:19:19 AM »
Here are some other old Shanghai tokens. Those are all old Shanghai tokens. All except this one: T25. This token is not from old Shanghai. Enjoy watching them :001_smile:
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« Reply #7 on: April 04, 2013, 07:24:19 AM »
and the rest old Shanghai tokens...
Token nr T25 is in this yellow book (see attachment)
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« Reply #8 on: April 19, 2013, 09:06:58 AM »
very beautiful Half loaf from Hall & Holtz Co., Ltd.  :001_wub:
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Re: Virtual gallery of tokens from old Shanghai
« Reply #9 on: April 20, 2013, 06:26:58 AM »
Dear all this is another old Shanghai token from King Kong restaurant. The restaurant was located on 31 Rue Wagner. The address is also on this 20c token----T34. I also found some information on this website about this restaurat on the third slide:
http://wenku.baidu.com/view/48b645c22cc58bd63186bde2.html
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Re: Virtual gallery of tokens from old Shanghai
« Reply #10 on: April 29, 2013, 12:33:25 PM »
Dear old Shanghai token collectors and fans of old Shanghai.

I found very interesting information about old Shanghai tokens which I would like to share with you. Each link is about different old Shanghai token----so have a nice reading and enjoy!:)

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Re: Virtual gallery of tokens from old Shanghai
« Reply #11 on: May 04, 2013, 11:28:45 AM »
Another interesting old Shanghai tokens...
T37 is a medal for speech competition, for 2nd place with the name of the person who won 2nd place if I am not wrong.
It is made of silver.
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Re: Virtual gallery of tokens from old Shanghai
« Reply #12 on: May 15, 2013, 05:33:20 AM »
Dear all,

There are 2 old Shanghai tokens which recently got into my collection. One is THE ORIENTAL ICE COMPANY LIMITED 10 LBS with square hole. There are 2 varieties of this token: brass one and copper-nickel one. This token is very rare!

However today I would like to write some words about my second old Shanghai token which is:

Good for 50 cash, issued by Mustard&Co Ltd.

According to what I found. Last time Baldwin's Auctions Ltd had it for sell in 2005:
http://www.mcsearch.info/record.html?id=19081
This piece is made of brass and it is one of the earliest Shanghai tokens known.
According to that what I found in Pridmore p.325 It was issued about 1890, so it is really rare token.
In 1890 the American Tobacco Company's agent, Mustard and Company, began to import cigarettes into China from Great Britain.
The location of the company was in Pudong.
Recently, is some of you guys were in Chicago on coin show (on the end of April) there was an auction:
2013 April 18-19 & 22-23 CICF World & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago #3024
Lot 26468
...and this token was in a lot with other old Shanghai tokens:
http://coins.ha.com/c/item.zx?saleNo=3024&lotIdNo=11009
It was from the Dana Roberts Collection and Study Group.

I was able to find some document from this company from 1937----it is very interesting!
There is also much rarer piece Good for 30 cash. I believe the metal is CU-NI, but I am not 100% sure.
I found information that there are also exist Good for 10 cash and Good for 20 cash, but I have never seen them.

Ok, this is what I wanted share with your guys and I hope that you enjoyed reading. I hope my write up will encourage some of you to collect those old Shanghai tokens, which are not only beautiful in design but also valuable rarities.
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« Reply #13 on: May 15, 2013, 06:02:39 AM »
I nearly forgot. I found some online catalog of some tokens from China (including old Shanghai tokens):
http://tokencatalog.com/display_records.php?action=DisplayRecords&ta_country=China
There is also on every interesting token. It has word Shanghai on it, but I really doubt that it was used in old Shanghai:
http://tokencatalog.com/token_record_forms.php?action=DisplayTokenRecord&td_id=30779&inventory_id=256309&td_image_id=140308&attribution_id=30837&td_create_uid=16&record_offset=6

If someone has some detail information about it then you can share here.

Below you can take a look some other photos of old Shanghai telephone tokens. Enjoy!
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« Reply #14 on: June 06, 2013, 04:46:01 AM »
Dear all,

Here are another interesting pictures of old Shanghai tokens---isn't this fascinating? :001_rolleyes:
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Re: Virtual gallery of tokens from old Shanghai
« Reply #15 on: June 06, 2013, 04:47:39 AM »
and the rest pictures...Enjoy as always :001_smile:

Token-15 belongs to YMCA (Young Men's Christian Association of China)
http://china-mint.info/forum/index.php?topic=7926.0
It is the 3rd variety which wasn't silver-plated. Made of brass. No repunched.
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« Reply #16 on: June 14, 2013, 10:22:11 AM »
I would like to show everyone already well-known Hall & Holtz bread tokens and token nr 16 is silver token from Shanghai.

Enjoy as always! N25
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Re: Virtual gallery of tokens from old Shanghai
« Reply #17 on: June 14, 2013, 12:43:37 PM »
I looked at price of some of your token photos on your present and previous posts.  Tokens are not cheap and going up in price too.....Cu-ni coins, proof sets, tokens, Chinese whatever are all headed up in price.......

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« Reply #18 on: June 16, 2013, 09:19:15 PM »
Dear pandamonium,

You are correct. These items are not cheap, because they are rare ones and it is hard to find the on the market. Exception are only few which are common.
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« Reply #19 on: June 24, 2013, 03:46:26 AM »
Dear all,

I would like to disclose another old Shanghai tokens to enlarge our virtual gallery.

If there some old Shanghai token which you have and which picture is not here, you can always share with everyone here.

Aren't they beautiful? :001_tt1:
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« Reply #20 on: June 24, 2013, 03:48:50 AM »
here are the last 2 which I would like to present...
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Re: Virtual gallery of tokens from old Shanghai
« Reply #21 on: June 26, 2013, 02:53:22 AM »
Here are another group to our virtual gallery :001_rolleyes:

If there is someone else who collect old Shanghai tokens one this forum or from guests who are visiting this forum please contact with me at:
cfrost1984@gmail.com

Maybe I can help you get some old Shanghai token, we could trade or I could buy some token from you.
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« Reply #22 on: June 26, 2013, 02:55:25 AM »
The more you are collecting old Shanghai tokens, the more exciting it become N30
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« Reply #23 on: June 26, 2013, 03:14:09 AM »
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Re: Virtual gallery of tokens from old Shanghai
« Reply #24 on: June 27, 2013, 04:21:54 AM »
ear fellow old Shanghai token collectors,

I would like to share photos and information about some old Shanghai tokens from my collections. I hope you will enjoy it.

I.P.TKACHENKO 10cents CONFECTIONERY is also a very rare token. Tkachenko is a Russian surname, which means that in old Shanghai Russian were also doing some business.

Good for one play K.T.Co. - there is also Good for two play token issued by the same company.

Far Eastern Electric Golf Machine Co. Shanghai - there is also variety with "TEL81551" instead of word "Shanghai" exist.

Good for 30/50 cash Mustard&Co. Shanghai are the RAREST and one of the most wanted old Shanghai tokens. They belong to the earliest old Shanghai tokens issued about 1890.
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Re: Virtual gallery of tokens from old Shanghai
« Reply #25 on: June 27, 2013, 04:23:17 AM »
Reserve Coinage 10 cents Good for Amusement - there are only few such of tokens exist. Not easy to find anymore those.

Good for one bath no money value repunched token is such of condition is very hard to find. Most of tokens during Japanese occupation of Shanghai were silver-plated brass or copper.

1 yuan in shape of elipse. with hole above was issued by a bank in old Shanghai  - it is very rare token.

Finally The Oriental Ice Company Limited 10 LBS. with square hole made in brass. This is also one of the RAREST tokens from old Shanghai. There is also known CuNi variety of this token.
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Re: Virtual gallery of tokens from old Shanghai
« Reply #26 on: June 29, 2013, 02:23:52 PM »
I received a note from Kondi giving me your address. I have a small collection of Shanghai tokens, mostly the E.T. Riley kind. My specialty is tokens issued by Chinese merchants in the Western United States and Latin America. The Shanghai pieces mostly seen in America are Tong K. Wing, Venus Cafe 15¢ and 4th Marines. Best wishes.
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« Reply #27 on: June 29, 2013, 03:32:01 PM »
Hi Jerry, Have you, by chance, written a book on Chinese-American tokens? I also collect Shanghai tokens. I have just a few Chinese-American tokens, but find them interesting.

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Re: Virtual gallery of tokens from old Shanghai
« Reply #28 on: June 30, 2013, 09:03:25 AM »
I received a note from Kondi giving me your address. I have a small collection of Shanghai tokens, mostly the E.T. Riley kind. My specialty is tokens issued by Chinese merchants in the Western United States and Latin America. The Shanghai pieces mostly seen in America are Tong K. Wing, Venus Cafe 15¢ and 4th Marines. Best wishes.
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I can't record right now in which circumstances we have met or got to know each other. Could you be so kind to remind me? Which exactly from E.T. Riley pieces from Shanghai tokens do you own? Are you sure that Venus Cafe has 15 cents? As far as I know there are 3 varieties of this token: 10cents, 20cents (both silver-plated brass) and 30cents (brass) which is the rarest one? C.U.A. Cafe no cash value token has 3 variety: 5c, 15c and 20c (written using chinese character 2 jiao). Do you mean this 15c from C.U.A. Cafe? If you would like Jerry I can get you some Shanghai tokens to your collection.
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« Reply #29 on: June 30, 2013, 09:07:58 AM »
Bearcat is my good friend. We Share the passion of collection Shanghai tokens. I wouldn't give his personal address to anyone. Do you mean Bearcat's e-mail address?

Jerry, I contacted with a lot of token associations in US asking who is collecting Shanghai tokens. Are you from one of them?

BTW, this 4th Marines token, which exactly do you have? Could you describe this token also?
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« Reply #30 on: June 30, 2013, 03:09:32 PM »
Answers for Kondi and Bearcat. I got this address from the message sent out by Kondi.

No, I am not looking for e-mail addresses to play with.

Yes, I published a book titled CHINESE-AMERICAN TOKENS FROM THE PACIFIC COAST.

I am not fluent in reading Chinese. I can work with a dictionary if the message is only a few characters long.

I was wrong. I have a 10¢ Venus Cafe, a 15¢ CUA Cafe. The Venus Cafe 10¢ is plentiful in California.

E.T. Riley tokens: Arcadia 10¢ (no ETR); D.D.'s Cafe 5¢ (no ETR) and 10¢ (2 vars.); Gaiety 10¢ ETR; Jose Bar 10¢ (no ETR); 4th Marines 10¢ ETR (2 vars.); 大 華 20¢ (no ETR); 寰 海 20¢ (no ETR).

Was there a TONG K. WING store or company in Shanghai? The tokens were made here in San Francisco although I do not know which diesinker. Both denominations are plentiful here in California. I believe that very few went to Shanghai.

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« Reply #31 on: June 30, 2013, 11:23:10 PM »
There are plentiful Venus 10c cafe tokens in California, because sailors and tourists brought them back from China. In fact, they are listed in Kappen's catalog of California tokens as being from San Francisco. However there are Shanghai tokens. Is there also a lot of Venus 20c cafe tokens in California?

Jerry, could you be so kind and if you will have a time post your Arcadia 10c (no ETR) and those 2 also: 大 華 20¢ (no ETR), 寰 海 20¢ (no ETR). I am not familiar with those.

D.D.'s Cafe 10c (2 vars), Does both varieties has E.T.R. on the other side?

I didn't study TONG K. WING tokens deeper but you are correct. There are large numbers of those tokens in US and in Shanghai there are very few of them. They are unknown in China. They are from early 1900s (issued in 1920 if I am not wrong). There are 2 denominations: 1 yuan ($1) and 5 jiao (50c).
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« Reply #32 on: June 30, 2013, 11:32:00 PM »
Some collectors believe also that because of "N" letter in word: Tong and Wing are backward in $1 piece. It is doubtful that they were made in US.

Jerry, is there some book which proves that these were made in San Francisco?
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« Reply #33 on: July 01, 2013, 01:38:32 PM »
Re: Tong K. Wing. I have always assumed that these tokens were made in San Francisco. That has been my supposition because of the general design. There is no book or article about them that I know of.

I still do not know how to post photos of tokens, so until I find someone who can show me I can't do more than send e-mails.

Venus Cafe: the 10¢ is common here. I'm certain that I haven't seen other denominations.

D.D.'s Cafe: The 5¢ has no ETR. Both varieties of 10¢ have ETR.

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« Reply #34 on: July 01, 2013, 03:52:31 PM »
SFJERRY,
Welcome to CCF!
Here is a pictorial instruction for posting photo:
http://china-mint.info/forum/index.php?topic=7896.msg46156#msg46156

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« Reply #35 on: July 09, 2013, 01:37:14 PM »
It will be a while before I can master the technique of sending coin photos. I apologize. There are a number of interesting tokens issued by Chinese shopkeepers living in America of which I have quite a number. Most of them were in California although there are a number of tokens from Arizona, Oregon and Washington.

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« Reply #36 on: July 10, 2013, 10:18:21 AM »
Hi SFJERRY,

I found the book which you wrote, here:
http://www.chinesecol.com/treasure12.html
"Chinese-American Tokens from the Pacific Coast" - it is really intetested!
It is good to have you hear with us:)
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« Reply #37 on: July 11, 2013, 02:22:59 AM »
Here is another interesting group of Shanghai tokens.
Token-57 is listed in "The Chips and coupons in old Shanghai" the red book from 2005 on page 57.
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« Reply #38 on: July 11, 2013, 07:12:00 PM »
To Kondi:
You looked at Jerry Adams website. He does a good job of letting people know about Chinese-American tokens. My book is a bit bigger.

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« Reply #39 on: July 19, 2013, 10:51:27 AM »
To SFJERRY: Yes, Jerry Adams' website looks really nice.
I really hope to have a chance to get a copy of your book and read it one day.
It must be very interesting.
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« Reply #40 on: July 19, 2013, 10:57:34 AM »
Here is another small group of new tokens from old Shanghai. I like this one with mark and also E.T.R. series.

I couldn't find any information about my XF piece of MARS CAFE 10c E.T.R. Trade. I have just got it today and I love it.

Does someone know how many pieces are with E.T.R. ?

Token-63. There are only few of those. I have only seen 2 pieces except this one which is in my collection. If I am not wrong. The 2 chinese characters means "West Park". That is the name of the company of this 20 cents.
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« Reply #41 on: August 07, 2013, 05:36:07 AM »
Dear Shanghai token collectors,

Here are some other images of old Shanghai tokens. So enjoy!

Token-70, 2 jiao denomination is listed on page 61 in red book from 2005.
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« Reply #42 on: August 26, 2013, 03:39:00 AM »
These are 6 new Shanghai tokens to our virtual gallery of token from old Shanghai. There is also a group of Chinese tokens which includes Shanghai tokens.

Token-76 - this plastic blue token is for entrance to Shanghai museum. I have never seen this one before...
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« Reply #43 on: September 02, 2013, 05:23:21 AM »
Token-77-78-79-varieties
Token-80
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« Reply #44 on: September 02, 2013, 05:25:05 AM »
Token-87-88
Token-89
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« Reply #45 on: September 02, 2013, 05:30:12 AM »
Token-96
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« Reply #46 on: September 26, 2013, 07:04:05 AM »
Here is another group for to our virtual gallery :001_smile:
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« Reply #47 on: September 26, 2013, 07:23:28 AM »
another group of 8 Shanghai tokens...
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« Reply #49 on: September 26, 2013, 08:00:57 AM »
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« Reply #52 on: September 30, 2013, 05:05:16 AM »
Here are some new pictures of other Shanghai tokens...
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« Reply #54 on: October 23, 2013, 09:47:53 PM »
Here are 3 another Shanghai tokens display in our virtual galery.

Token-165 needs futher investigation.
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Another group of Shanghai tokens for our virtual galery :001_smile:.
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« Reply #57 on: November 21, 2013, 04:39:28 AM »
Another group of Shanghai tokens - part 1
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« Reply #59 on: December 05, 2013, 01:17:18 AM »
Here are another examples of old Shanghai tokens for our virtual gallery
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« Reply #60 on: December 20, 2013, 04:22:11 AM »
Those 4 are new tokens to our virtual gallery^_^
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« Reply #61 on: January 23, 2014, 06:52:07 AM »
There are another 9 tokens for our virtual gallery :001_rolleyes:.
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« Reply #62 on: January 23, 2014, 06:53:36 AM »
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« Reply #63 on: January 23, 2014, 07:15:32 AM »
Please pay attention that tokens nr 199 and nr 191 belong to the same company. There are also 5 yuan and 10 yuan denomination similar to nr 191.
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« Reply #64 on: May 03, 2014, 11:41:15 AM »
These tokens are another examples to your virtual gallery---enjoy watching images as always.
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« Reply #66 on: October 07, 2014, 05:19:25 AM »
There are several new tokens to our virtual gallery:
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« Reply #67 on: October 07, 2014, 05:22:04 AM »
Token-216 is not Shanghai token. This 1 fen token dated 1924 was issued by Chinese communist. You can see characteristic sickle and hammer on the reverse side. It is possible that this token was issued on some Qing or ROC copper coin.
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« Reply #68 on: October 07, 2014, 05:24:19 AM »
the rest tokens to our gallery:
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