Austria 1649-Graz thaler Dav-3190
This specimen was lot 3881 in Goldberg sale 84 (Los Angeles, January 2015), where it did not sell. The catalog description noted, "Austria. Taler, 1649 (Graz). Ferdinand III. Laureate bust right. Reverse Crowned arms in Order chain. Cleaned with a trace of filing on edge. Extremely Fine." The SCWC lists this thaler for 1648-54.
Recorded mintage: unknown but reasonably common.
Catalog reference: KM 957, Dav-3190.
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- Craig, William D., Germanic Coinages: Charlemagne through Wilhelm II, Mountain View, CA: 1954.
- Goldberg, Ira, Larry Goldberg, Aleeza Brown, Yifu Che, Jason Villareal and Stephen Harvey, Goldberg Sale 84: the Pre-Long Beach Auction, Los Angeles: Goldberg Coins and Collectibles, 2014.