History, Information, and Value of New York, NY, Double Sided Text Hard Times Token
Value of New York, New York, Double Sided Text Hard Times Token
This Token Came From – Bailly, Ward & Co. Importers and Fancy Goods Store
This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-226.
The obverse text reads “No. 41 Maiden Land New-York Bailly Ward & Co. Importers” and the reverse text reads “Perfumery Engravings Stationary & Jewellery.” The obverse of the token has three lines of text surrounded by a circular row of text, and the reverse also has three lines of text surrounded by a circular row of text, and a small line under the three lines.
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