Austria 1683-Hall thaler Dav-3241
This specimen was lot 320 in Stacks-Bowers NYINC sale (New York, January 2015), where it sold for $969.38. The catalog description noted, "AUSTRIA. Taler, 1683. Hall Mint. Leopold I (1665-87). NGC MS-64. Nice strike. Full detail, although some softness at 12 o'clock on obverse due to irregularity of planchet thickness. Attractive even toning with underlying luster. From the Rockaway Collection." The type was struck 1679-86 and is common.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: Dav-3241; KM-1303.1; Vogl-221/III; cf.M-T-707.
- 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.
- Ponterio, Richard, The January 2015 NYINC Auction: Ancient Coins, World Coins & Paper Money, Featuring the John W. Adams and Ray Czabor Collections, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2014.