Obverse Design The legend "RAFAEL ROSELLO" curves along the top. In the center is a large "5". The legend "VALE" curves along immediately above the "5". The legend "COLON" curves along the bottom. All these legends use incuse lettering. Near the edge is a circle of dashes, also incuse. The token has a smooth edge without a rim.
Reverse Design The reverse side of this token is blank. It has a smooth edge without a rim.
Metal White metal, perhaps copper-nickel or silver alloy. Weight Unknown. Size and Shape Round, 20 mm in diameter.
Dates Issued Unknown; most likely sometime between 1885 and 1903.
Issurer Rafael Rosello.
Mintage Unknown.
Rarity Very Rare. Manufacturer Unknown. Other Catalog Numbers Previously unlisted.
Varieties None known.
Function Merchant token.
Population Count Only one specimen is known to me in collector hands. It was sold on eBay in July, 2000 for an unrecorded amount.
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