HT 200       Low 81       VF-35+       R-4   

Howell Works Garden. Allaire, N.J. 1834. Copper. 22mm. Grapes, Signum.

Obv: Ancient, almost invisible, scratch at lower left of berries. Small rough surface patch in upper right due to die flaws.

Stack's April 14, 1993 sale lot 2791.

   HT 201       Low 163       AU 58 BN       R-3   

Howell Works Garden, Allaire New Jersey. (1835). Copper. 27mm. Details...

This piece is quite possibly one of the finest known. Slightly weak strike as usual with very light obverse planchet flaw.

Reverse: Token is as well-struck as they come.

Steve Hayden Mail Bid Sale #20, October 18, 2003, Lot 651.

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