$10 Silver Strike Token Flamingo Casino Las Vegas NV.
$10 Silver Strike Token Flamingo Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada Topic: 1946 Casino (2001)
Minted by the Sunshine Mint.The $10 strikes have a .999 Silver center insert, outer ring is Brass, the approximate Silver weight is 0.60 ounces of Silver. This token is in Original condition except for the capsule. This token is in a new plastic capsule. inv # 677 What is a Silver Strike?
The definition is "Limited Edition Silver Token won from slot machines" and is called a "Silver Premium Token", but most tokens come in a protective plastic holder. These tokens are issued in many casinos and most of us just call them "Silver Strikes". The first, throughout the United States, Canada, the Caribbean and Cruise Ships, of these tokens were won from slot machines in the Reno/Tahoe area of Nevada in 1992. The tokens have been issued with redeemable values of $2, $3, $5, $7, $10, $12, $20, $28, $40, $200 and range in size from 1-1/2 inches to 3-1/2. The $200 tokens are paid by the attendant, due to its size and weight. The $12 tokens are from cruise ships. The current Silver Strikes being issued today are almost all $10 denominations, with some $200 strikes. However, the machines in use today have the capability to dispense $40 strikes.... read more