History, Information, and Value of New York, NY, Vices Misspelled Hard Times Token
Value of New York, New York, Vices Misspelled Hard Times Token
This Token Came From – Leverett & Thomas Hardware and Cutlery Store
This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-287.
The obverse text reads “Leverett & Thomas. No. 235. Pearl St. New York. Importers of Anvils. Vices. Circular Saws. London Emery. Cast Steel. & C.” and the reverse text reads “Hardware. Cutlery Goods. & Saddlery Ware Imported By Leverett & Thomas No. 235 Pearl Street New York.” The obverse and reverse of the token have a good bit of text filling their fields.
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.