History, Information, and Value of Attleboro, MA, Woodworth's Patent Reverse Hard Times Token
Value of Attleboro, Massachusetts, Woodworth’s Patent Reverse Hard Times Token
This Token Came From – H.M. & E.I. Richards Jewelry Store
This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-151.
The obverse text reads “HM & FI Richards Manufacturers of Jewelry Near the Union House Attleboro Mass.” and the reverse text reads “Woodworth’s Patent Made by S.B. Schenck, Attleboro Mass. Planing Machine.” The obverse of the token has text with branches and leaves, and the reverse shows the new Woodworth’s Planing Machine.
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