History, Information, and Value of Belleville, NJ, Good For One Ride Hard Times Token
Value of Belleville, New Jersey, Good For One Ride Hard Times Token
This Token Came From – Belleville & New York U.S.M. Stage Line
This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-203.
The obverse text reads “Belleville & New .. York U.S.M Stage I.Gibbs” and the reverse text reads “Good For. One Ride. To The Bearer.” The obverse of the token has text around the boarder of the token and two leaves in the center, and the reverse two leaves at the bottom, text, and 13 stars.
In general, tokens can be very hard to identify. The minting process was very inconsistent, so there were often several varieties of one coin. If you own a Hard Times Medal and are unable to identify which one you might own, please contact one of our experts for assistance. We are rare token experts and have the knowledge and understanding needed to give you a good estimate on what your token is worth.