US > New York: Brooklyn Hebrew Home & Hospital for the Aged 50 cent donation white metal token, c. 1940's; by American Emblem company (AM. EMB. Co.) of Utica, NY; size: 27mm; weight: 5.6g. Obverse: institution's building; legend above & below "Brooklyn Hebrew Home & Hospital for the Aged | Howard & Dumont Avenues Brooklyn, N.Y."; Star of David in between; Hebrew legend below, "Brooklyn Home for the Aged". Reverse: legend "Fifty Cents Will Buy One Meal For An Aged Couple", with manufacturer's name in exergue. A detailed token with most of its original luster, crudely manufactured by a stamping machine; UNC/BU.
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