Tokatlian Hotel & Restaurant Token - 5 Kurush?

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Title

Tokatlian Hotel & Restaurant Token - 5 Kurush?

Subject

Tokatlian Hotel & Restaurant Token

Date

c.1900-1920

Denomination

5 Kurush?

Obverse

MEGUERDICH TOKATLIAN

Reverse

MEGUERDICH TOKATLIAN

Metal

Copper-Nickel

Parameters

5.35g 25.2mm edge to edge

Edge

Plain

Condition

Business strike

Notes

Established by Meguerdich Tokatlian - the Tokatlian hotels were among the first European-style hotels. The first one established in 1897 was located at Pera and after the success of the first one, another branch was opened at Tarabya.

Collection

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