Retro Metro Brass Lea Token Necklace
A Token of affection. The iconic New York City subway token and talisman of the city became a well-known symbol of the bustling underground transit subway system.
Using repolished authentic MTA tokens to create unique collectible jewelry, the Retro Metro Collection can inspire you to “Take the A Train” or celebrate going on the town...”
"Solid Brass NYC" Token in circulation from 1980-1985 in a Brass setting.
18" to 20" length adjustable
Token : 26 mm
Brass hook closure
Oxidized decorative subway track design edging
Authentic re-polished "Solid Brass NYC" token
|What's the Story||The iconic 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, these iconic tokens were phased out.|