History, Information, and Value of New York, NY, The New York Railroad With Rosette Counterstamped Hard Times Token
Value of New York, New York, The New York Railroad With Rosette Counterstamped Hard Times Token
This Token Came From – New York & Harlaem Railroad Co.
This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-299.
The obverse text reads “B & S N.Y” and the reverse text reads “The N-York & Harlaem Railroad Company.” The obverse of the token shows an old railcar, and the reverse has several lines of text with a flower in the center.
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