History, Information, and Value of New York, NY, Feuchtwanger Three Cent Pieces, Silver Eagle Hard Times Token
Value of New York, New York, Feuchtwanger Three Cent Pieces, Silver Eagle Hard Times Token
This Token Came From – Dr. Lewis Feuchtwanger Chemist and Metallurgist Store
This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-263.
The obverse text reads “1837” and the reverse text reads “Feuchtwanger’s Composition Three Cents.” The obverse of the token has a large eagle unlike any seen on American coinage up to this point, and the reverse has a wreath with 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.