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Token names guidelines

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Written on December 16, 2018 • Last edit: December 23, 2018 • Comments (0)

1. Tokens with any value.

Component of the name, schematically - [1]-[2]-[3]:
1 – Value
2 – Name
3 – City, commemorated event, variety
Example:
- 1 Dollar Gaming Token - Grand Casino (Biloxi, Mississippi)
- 25 Cents – Company name (City)
- 1 Fare – Transport company name (City)
- 4 Żubry - Inowłódz

2. Tourist tokens.

1 - Series name
2 – City
3 – Sight
Example:
- “County” Heritage – City (Circus)
- Maltese Heritage Collectors Coin - Mosta Dome
If outside the series: Token - Saint Petersburg (Zoological Museum)

3. Advertising tokens.

1) Oil tokens: Shell Token - Series - Type
2) Token - Series - Type

4. Transit tokens.

1) With value:
Example:
- 1 Fare – Transport company name (City)

2) Without value:
1 - The name of the transport
2 – City
3 – Variety
Example:
- Metro Token - Saint Petersburg (Ploschad Vosstaniya)
- Bus Token - Bremen (or Bus Token – Bremen)

5. Telephone tokens.

1 – Name
2 – City or Company name
3 - Variety
Example:
Telephone Token – PTT (star)

6. Automatic Tokens.

1) Game tokens.
Example:
- Game Token - Company name
[i]- Gaming Token –

- Amusement Token –
- Arcade Token –

2) Vending machine tokens.
Vending Machine Token - Company name
Token - Company name (or product)
Example:
- Coffee Machine Token - M.A.BE.L. (Firenze)

7. Local tokens.

1 – Value
2 – Name
3 – City, commemorated event, variety
Example:
2 Dukats – Krakow

8. Play tokens.

Spiel Geld, Spiel Marke.
1 – Value
2 – Name
3 – Commemorated event, variety

9. Mint tokens.

Mint name – name.
Example:
Perth Mint Token - …

10. New Year tokens

Example:
New Year Lucky Token (Sacher)

11. Parking tokens.

1 – Type name
2 – Company name (City)
Example:
Parking Token – Moscow (1 Hour)

12. Car Wash tokens.

1 – Type name
2 – Company name
3 – City
Example:
- Car Wash Token - Clean Park (Dresden)
- Car Wash Token – 1 Vacuum clean