History, Information, and Value of New York, NY, Pluribus Hard Times Token
Value of New York, New York, Pluribus Hard Times Token
This Token Came From – James G. Moffett Metal Store
This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-295.
The obverse text reads “James G. Moffett Brass Founder. New-York. E Pluribus Unum 121 Prince Stt” and the reverse text reads “Sheet & Platers Brass. Brass Counter Railing. Gold Silver & German Silver Rolled to Order.” The obverse of the token shows an eagle that is surrounded by text, and the reverse hs circular text with a flower in the center.
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.