History, Information, and Value of Philadelphia, PA, 192 Market Street Hard Times Token
Value of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, 192 Market Street Hard Times Token
This Token Came From – Buehler’s & Smith Hardware Store
This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-402.
The obverse text reads “William Buehler Edward SmithMartin Buehler, Buehler’s & Smith 192 Market Street Philada.” and the reverse text reads “Importers And Dealers In Foreign & Domestic Hardware Cutlery & Heavy Goods.” The token has text on both the obverse and the reverse.
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.