Wurttemberg 1905-F 10 mark
This specimen was lot 12117 in Ponterio sale 169 (Baltimore, November 2012), where it sold for $306. The catalog description noted, "GERMANY. Wurttemberg. 10 Mark, 1905-F. NGC MS-62." Wurttemberg began the issue of the unified empire coinage in 1872 and quckly became a major producer with Prussia and Bavaria. This type, struck 1901-13, is common.
Recorded mintage: 200,000 plus proofs.
Specification: 3.98 g, .900 fine gold, .115 troy oz AGW.
Catalog reference: Fr-3877; KM-633.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 169: The November 2012 Baltimore Auction, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers, LLC, 2012.