History, Information, and Value of Troy, NY, Wheat Stalks Hard Times Token
Value of Troy, New York, Wheat Stalks Hard Times Token
This Token Came From – O. & P. Boutwell Bakers and Confectioners Store
This token typically receives the Hard Times Designation of HT-347.
The obverse text reads “Bakers & Confectioners.” and the reverse text reads “O. & P. Boutwell No. 7 Grand Division St. Troy N.Y. 1835.” The obverse of the token has a wheat bale in the center, and the reverse is composed of text.
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