Lot #13. 1837 Hard Times Token. Ezra B. Sweet. HT-334, L-140. Rarity-4. MS-64 BN (NGC).
The February 2008 Baltimore Auction - 3/1/2008
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Rich reddish-copper patina blankets both sides of this conditionally rare example. A popular type with considerable appeal beyond the boundaries of the Hard Times Token market, HT-334 exhibits a Liberty head obverse design that is very similar to that seen on regular-issue Coronet Cents of that era.