Transportation token

Object Number: 
2002.1.3157
Date: 
1930-1960
Medium: 
Metal
Dimensions: 
7/8 x 1/8 in. diameter
Description: 
A silver colored metal token embossed on both sides with a spiraling decoration and on one side "New York City Transit System/ B.M.T. Div./ Transfer Token"; and on the reverse "Issued In Exchange For Transfer". This token was from the Brooklyn-Manahattan Transit Corp. and represented the connection between that system and the New York Transit System.
Credit Line: 
Gift of Bella C. Landauer
Due to ongoing research, information about this object is subject to change.
Creative: Tronvig Group