Austria 1698-Graz thaler Dav-3235
"HOLY ROMAN EMPIRE - AUSTRIA, Leopold I. 1657-1705 Taler 1698. Graz. Sehr schön. Henkelspur. (Holy Roman Empire, Leopold I, 1657-1705, thaler of 1698, Graz mint. Very fine. Mount mark.)"Other Graz thalers included Dav-3233 issued 1690, Dav-3234 issued 1693. It seems unlikely that the emperor was ever called "the Hogmouth" to his face.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: silver, this specimen 28.39 g.
Catalog reference: Herinek 619, KM 1348.3, Dav-3235.
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