token, POW currency, 10 centimes, BEF, Great Britain (France)
A British issue 10 centimes token for use by German POW's in France, the token is circular and made from white metal, the obverse is engraved with the denomination in centre "10 CTS" encircled by a simple quatrefoil border, the reverse is embossed with the following legend "P. OF W. TOKEN B.E.F.".
A British issue 10 centimes token for use by German POW's in France during the First World War.
Index card note: 727. Great Britain. 10 Cents. 1914=1918. British Expeditionary Force. 339/83.
Coin is located within coin cabinet 1 - 459A. The coin was previously allocated number 727.