History, Information, and Value of New York, NY, Feuchtwanger Cents Hard Times Token
Value of New York, New York, Feuchtwanger Cents Hard Times Token
This Token Came From – Dr. Lewis Feuchtwanger Chemist and Metallurgist Store
This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-268.
The obverse text reads “1837” and the reverse text reads “Feuchtwanger’s Composition One Cent.” The obverse of the token shows the new bald eagle, only her is facing the right instead of the left, and the reverse has a wreath surrounding text.
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.