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Communion tokens

Scope note

Designates small tokens, of various metals and in various shapes, originally issued by the Calvinist Church as vouchers to members who qualified for communion, and later used in the United States by other Christian denominations.

This term has 39 records attributed within our system.

Term type

AAT
Object name

Getty AAT term number

3000191353

Broader Terms used

<nonmonetary tokens>
tokens

Term used for

tokens, communion

Equivalent Terms used

communion token

Created

11yrs ago

Connected records

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: R. D. (Struck in the name of)
Place of use: Mintlaw

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: uncertain

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: uncertain
Place of use: Lasswade

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: uncertain
Place of use: Gilcomston

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: uncertain
Place of use: Port Lethen

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: uncertain
Place of use: Rattray

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: I. K. (Struck in the name of)
Place of use: Kirkpatrick Irongray

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: uncertain
Place of use: Aberdeen

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: I. B. (Scotland) (Struck in the name of)
Place of use: Mintlaw

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: uncertain
Place of use: Thurso

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: K. (Struck in the name of)
Place of use: Keith, William

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: uncertain
Place of use: Wick (Caithness)

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: D. D. (Struck in the name of)
Place of use: Scotland

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: uncertain
Place of use: Wick (Caithness)

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: Law, I. (Uncertain)
Place of use: Linktown

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: uncertain
Place of use: Kirkcaldy

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: uncertain
Place of use: Biggar

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: uncertain
Place of use: Fraserburgh

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: uncertain
Place of use: Aberdeen

British Isles

Maker(s)

Issuer: K. T. (Struck in the name of)
Place of use: Kintore

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