DESCRIPTION: Here is a neat paper token. On one side it advertises, "For Infants and Invalids/ Mellin's Food/ " and on the other it has a bust of Queen Victoria and the date 1897.
Mellin's Food was an English company that produced an early infant formula that was mixed with water and milk for nourishment.
DIMENSIONS: Diameter 1 3/16 inches or 3.2 cm
CONDITION: As can be seen in the pictures, there some staining to the side with words and some loss of the silvery color on the reverse. Overall the condition is good to very good.