Auersperg 1805 thaler Dav-39
"Auersperg Wilhelm, 1800-1822. Konventionstaler 1805, Wien. Fast vorzüglich. (Germany, duchy of Auersperg, William, 1800-22, convention thaler of 1805, Vienna mint, uncirculated.)"This is the only issue from this locality during the nineteenth century and is likely a commemorative.
Recorded mintage: unknown but somewhat scarce.
Specification: 28.06 g, .833 fine silver, this specimen 28,02 g.
Catalog reference: Holzmair 5, Dav-39, KM 5.
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- Davenport, John S., European Crowns and Talers, Since 1800, 2nd Ed., London: Spink & Son, 1964.
- Numismatic Coins, Medals, Banknotes & Books: Auction 9, Zurich: SINCONA AG, 2012.