New York, NY, Branch & Cow Hard Times Tokens

Approximate Current Value: $300

Diameter: 27.60 mm
Mintage/Proof: NA / NA
Weight: NA
Metal: Copper
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History, Information, and Value of New York, NY, Branch & Cow Hard Times Token

Value of New York, New York, Branch and Cow Hard Times Token

This Token Came From – W. Gibbs Agricultural Store

This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-272.

The obverse text reads “A Friend To The Constitution” and the reverse text reads “W. Gibbs Agricultureist N. York.” The obverse of the token has imagry of a cow, and the reverse shows some branches in the center of the design.

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