Communion Token Dies

Brass communion token die

Brass communion token die, reverse

Brass communion token die, reverse

Brass dies, or moulds, which produced the Communion token for Londonderry (Nova Scotia) Presbyterian Church. They were produced in and dated 1844. These dies belonged to St. James United Church, Great Village, NS. Rev. Angus Sutherland, Chair of the Museum Advisory Committee, was asked to lead worship and preach at the 207th and final anniversary service of St. James Church on July 13, 2014. The congregation was scheduled to dissolve in September 2014. The congregation presented Rev. Sutherland with these Communion dies for the Museum’s collection.