Austria 1631 thaler Dav-3091
This specimen was lot 3558 in Goldberg sale 85 (Los Angeles, June 2015), where it sold for $517. The catalog description noted, "Austria. Taler, 1631 (Vienna). Ferdinand II, 1619-1637. Lustrous, sharply struck with light gray tone. NGC graded AU-58." This type was struck 1625-38 and is among the more common issues of the period.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: Dav-3091, KM 599.
- Goldberg, Ira, Larry Goldberg, Aleeza Brown, Yifu Che, Jason Villareal and Stephen Harvey, Goldberg Sale 85: the Pre-Long Beach Auction, Los Angeles: Goldberg Coins and Collectibles, 2015.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700, 6th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Davenport, John S., European Crowns, 1600-1700, Galesburg, IL, 1974.