New York, NY, Union Hall Hard Times Tokens

Approximate Current Value: $3,000

Diameter: 19.50 mm
Mintage/Proof: NA / NA
Weight: NA
Metal: Copper
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History, Information, and Value of New York, NY, Union Hall Double Sided Text Hard Times Token

Value of New York, New York, Union Hall Double Sided Text Hard Times Token

This Token Came From – Richard Williams Refreshments Store

This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-339.

The obverse text reads “Union Hall By Rd. Williams Corner of Henry & Oliver Sts.” and the reverse text reads “Good For Refreshments At The Bar Bale.” The obverse of the token has text with a hand being held up, and the reverse shows three lines of horizontal text.

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