1953 Subway Token Pillow

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  • Regular price $55.00


This coin was devised back in 1953 because engineers could not figure out how to make turn stiles work with both dimes and nickels. They decided to make their own company currency and thus the birth of the subway token!  Bring home a piece of history.

All subway token pillows are Officially Licensed by the MTA.

Photographs taken by in the seam's shop owner and photographer: Ronda J Smith.

Printed on cotton sateen, hand stuffed, and sewn onto black cotton-twill fabric to create: "COUCH ART"!

Pillow measures: 11" x 11" x 4" or 20" x 20" x 7"

HANDMADE IN BROOKLYN