Appenzell 1816 4 franken Dav-368
"Neutaler zu 4 Franken 1816. Kabinettstück! FDC," (Appenzell new thaler of 4 franken, uncirculated with cabinet toning).Appenzell, a small canton surrounded by the canton of St. Gall, struck coins until 1816. This rare type was accompanied by a half batzen and one batzen piece. The monetary system was 4 pfennig = 1 kreuzer, 4 kreuzer = 1 batzen, 10 batzen = 1 franken.
Recorded mintage: 1,650.
Specification: silver, this specimen 29,03 g.
Catalog reference: D.T. 155, HMZ 2-28b, KM 12, Dav-368.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.