History, Information, and Value of New York, NY, Ship & Port Engravers Hard Times Token
Value of New York, New York, Ship and Port Engravers Hard Times Token
This Token Came From – Robert Lovett Sr. Engraving Store
This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-288.
The obverse of this token has no text and the reverse text reads “Lovett, Seal Angraver, & Die Sinker. 67 Maiden Lane New York. Coats of Arms Consular & Notorial Seals.” The obverse of the token a ship in the harbor, and the reverse is several lines of 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.