Hamburg 1773 2 ducats Fr-1128
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"Hamburg, Stadt, 2 Dukaten 1773. Titel Josefs II. . Sehr seltener Jahrgang. NGC MS65 PL. (Germany, city of Hamburg, double ducat of 1773, struck in the name of Joseph II. Very rare date.)"This type is listed for 1773-88, all with very low mintages.
Recorded mintage: unknown but likely under a thousand.
Specification: 6.98 g, .979 fine gold.
Catalog reference: Gaedechens 47. Fr-1128, KM 450.
- Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 7th ed., Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2003.
- Richter, Jürg, Auction 46, Gold Coins and Medals, Zurich: Sincona AG, 2018.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.