Austria 1715-Vienna thaler Dav-1035
This specimen was lot 34397 in Ponterio sale 177 (Chicago, August 2013), where it sold for $529. The catalog description noted, "AUSTRIA. Taler, 1715. NGC AU-58. Charles VI (1711-1740)." This type was struck 1712-18 and is fairly common. Similar types were issued by Hall, Graz, Augsburg, Breslau and St. Veit.
Recorded mintage: unknown but reasonably common.
Catalog reference: Dav-1035, KM 1522 (was KM 1923).
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
- Davenport, John S., European Crowns, 1700-1800, 2nd Ed., London: Spink & Son, 1964.
- Craig, William D., Germanic Coinages: Charlemagne through Wilhelm II, Mountain View, CA: 1954.
- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 177: The August 2013 Chicago ANA Auction, World Coins, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers, LLC, 2013.