History, Information, and Value of Poughkeepsie, NY, Bust of George Washington Hard Times Token
Value of Poughkeepsie, New York, Bust of George Washington Hard Times Token
This Token Came From – Henderson & Lossing Poughkeepsie Jewelry, Clocks, and Watches Store
This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-344.
The obverse does not have any text and the reverse text reads “Henderson & Lossing Clock & Watch Makers & Dealers In Watches Jewelery Silver & Flated Ware Cutlery & C. Pokeepsie.” The obverse of the token has a bust of Washington with a wreath surrounding, and the reverse is comprised 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.