History, Information, and Value of Seward & Our Country Die 3 Hard Times Token Hard Times Token
Value of Seward and Our Country Die 3 Hard Times Token
The obverse of Seward and Our Country Die 3 Hard Times Token is usually seen in a silvered state with nice toning. The portrait on the obverse shows the nice bust of William H. Seward. One interesting thing to note is that the “V” in the word “Governor” is actually an inverted “A”. Very few mint state examples exsist of this coin, but they can be found. This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-26.
The obverse text reads “William H. Seward, Our Next Govnr” and the reverse text reads “A Faithful Friend, To Our Country.”
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.