Austria 1713-Hall thaler Dav-1050
This specimen was lot 3860 in Goldberg sale 70 (Los Angeles, September 2012), where it sold for $2,760. The catalog description noted, "Austria. Taler, 1713 (Hall). Charles VI, 1711-1740. Laureate head right. Reverse: Crowned double headed eagle with arms. Beautiful original old time toning. NGC graded MS-64." This type was struck 1713-14 and is fairly common. Similar types were issued by Vienna, Breslau and St. Veit.
Recorded mintage: 116,000.
Catalog reference: Dav-1050; KM-1552.
- Craig, William D., Germanic Coinages: Charlemagne through Wilhelm II, Mountain View, CA: 1954.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 5th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2010.
- Ira and Larry Goldberg, Goldberg sale 70: The Pre-Long Beach Auction, Los Angeles, CA: Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, 2012.