Dover, NH, Double Sided Text Hard Times Tokens

Approximate Current Value: $50

Diameter: 28.50 mm
Mintage/Proof: NA / NA
Weight: NA
Metal: Copper
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History, Information, and Value of Dover, NH, Double Sided Text Hard Times Token

Value of Dover, New Hampshire, Double Sided Text Hard Times Token

This Token Came From – Haselton & Palmer Crockery and Cookware Store

This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-192.

The obverse text reads “Haselton & Palmer, Dealers in Dry-Goods, Groceries & Straw-Bonnets, No. 2 Cocheco Block, Dover, N.H.” and the reverse text reads “A.C. Smith, Dealer in Crockery, Glass, China & Britannia Ware, Looking Glasses & C. Dover, N.H. 1837.” The obverse and reverse of this token are just filled with text.

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