History, Information, and Value of Belleville, NJ, T.D. Seaman Hard Times Token
Value of Belleville, New Jersey, T.D. Seaman Hard Times Token
This Token Came From – T.D. Seaman Butcher and Tradesman Store
This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-204.
The obverse text reads “T. Duseaman Butcher Belleville” and the reverse text reads “Agriculture & Commerce, Bas-Canada.” The obverse of the token has a large eagle that is looking to the right, and the reverse has a tall plant in the center, that looks like a rose bush.
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