Augsburg 1694 thaler Dav-5049
"Augsburg, Stadt, Taler 1626. Sehr schön. (Germany, city of Augsburg, thaler of 1626, very fine.)"This type was struck 1694 only in the name of Ferdinand II (d. 1637) and is a somewhat scarce issue for this locale. Issues from before and during the Thirty Years War appear much more often. The pine cone is the symbol of the city.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: silver, this specimen 28.20 g.
Catalog reference: KM 106, Dav-5049, Forster 184.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700, 6th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Richter, Jürg, Ruedi Kunzmann and Arne Kirsch, Numismatic Coins & Medals, Auction 23, Zurich: SINCONA AG, 2015.