Lot #214 - 7 NYC Brass Audit Tags

 
 
 arl38
Railroad New York Central 
Size 5" by 2 1/2"
Condition Good

New York Central Railroad Brass Passenger Revenue Audit tags from the New York Central Railroad. Most measure 5" by 2 1/2". They are thick, heavy brass. They weight in at about 7 1/2 oz each. That means that 2 weigh almost a pound. These tags were used on canvas mail bags to transport passenger revenue information so that audits could be performed at centralized locations. All of these tags are from one collection. Basically Good condition one with old glued paper cover - could be remove. 

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