Austria 1657-HCK thaler Dav-3191
This specimen was lot 20149 in Stack's Bowers ANA Auction (Denver, CO, August 2017), where it sold for $822.50. The catalog description noted, "AUSTRIA. Taler, 1657-HCK. Ferdinand III (1637-57). PCGS AU-55 Secure Holder. VERY SCARCE type. Good strike with appealing gunmetal toning, an attractive example sure to attract attention." This type was struck at Graz 1657 only and is very scarce altho this specimen did not realize the catalog value.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: Dav-3191; KM-1003.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700, 6th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Ponterio, Richard, Kyle Ponterio and Chris Chatigny, The August 2017 Denver ANA Auction: Ancients, Selections from The Richard Stuart Collection & World Coins, Santa Ana, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2017.