History, Information, and Value of New York, NY, Iron Cud Break Hard Times Token
Value of New York, New York, Iron Cud Break Hard Times Token
This Token Came From – Day, Newell & Day Store
This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-247.
The obverse text reads “Day Newell & Day 589 Broad Way Manufacturers of Locks Bolts & Hinges” and the reverse text reads “Brass Copper & Iron Turbing New-York. W & B N.Y. Brass & Composition Castings.” The obverse and reverse of this token both show several lines of text in various orientations.
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