Austria (1680-86)-Hall 2 thaler Dav-3249
This specimen was lot 217 in Ponterio sale 182 (New York, January 2014), where it sold for $1,645. The catalog description noted, "AUSTRIA. 2 Taler, ND (1680-86). Hall Mint. NGC AU-58. Leopold I (1658-1705). Dark toning, sharply struck." The type was struck 1680-86 and, while it is expensive, is more available than most double thalers.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: Dav-3249; KM-1119.2.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700, 6th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 182: The January 2014 NYINC Auction: World Coins, Irvine, CA: Stacks Bowers LLC.