Augsburg 1737-M ducat Fr-92
"Augsburg, Stadt, Dukat 1737. Mit Titel Karls VI. Vorzüglich. Minimal gewellt. (Germany, city of Augsburg, ducat of 1737, struck in the name of Charles VI. Extremely fine, Minimally wavy flan.)"The city of Augsburg only issued ducats on special occasions and consequently they are quite scarce. This type is also listed for 1738.
Recorded mintage: unknown but scarce.
Specification: 3.5 g, .986 fine gold, .110 troy oz AGW, this specimen 3.48 g.
Catalog reference: Forster 504, Fr-92, KM 142.
- 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.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
- Richter, Jurg, Sincona Auction 54: Gold Coins and Medals, Zurich: SINCONA AG, 2019.