New York Subway Token Charm Bracelet
$ 75.00

New York Subway Token Charm Bracelet

A rare charm bracelet for anyone who loves New York City. 

Six small, vintage New York City subway tokens hang from an antiqued brass chain.   These small tokens with the "Y cutout" are the first tokens used.  They were in use from 1953-1970. 

Product details:
Bracelet is 8" long and adjustable smaller, antiqued brass rollo chain, nickel-free, lead-free.
Bracelet comes packaged with a printed history of the NYC tokens in a muslin drawstring bag. 

The NYC subway token was first introduced in 1953. Over the next 50 years, 6 variations were designed and minted, becoming well-known symbols of the bustling underground transit system. Just after midnight on April 13, 2003, the tokens were phased out.