History, Information, and Value of New Orleans, LA, Quarter of Spanish Reales
Value of New Orleans, Louisiana, Quarter of Spanish Reales Hard Times Token
This Token Came From – Planter’s Bank
This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-126.
The obverse text reads “P.B” and the reverse text reads “Nouvelle Orleans.” The obverse and reverse of the token are both rather plane with just a few pieces of text and a small eagle illustration on the reverse. This token is not a circle.
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.