Austria 1728-Hall thaler Dav-1054
This specimen was lot 7093 in Ponterio sale 155 (Baltimore, November 2010), where it sold for $437. The catalog description noted, "AUSTRIA. Taler, 1728. Hall Mint. Lightly toned, nice strike. ALMOST UNCIRCULATED." The SCWC lists this type for 1724-34 and is among the more common thalers of emperor Charles VI. Similar coins were issued from Graz, Vienna and Breslau.
Recorded mintage: 231,000.
Catalog reference: KM-1617 (was KM-693), Dav-1054.
- Ponterio, Richard, and Kent Ponterio, The November 2010 Baltimore Auction, Irvine, CA: Bowers and Merena, 2010.
- 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.