Austria 1737-Hall thaler Dav-1056
This specimen was lot 23112 in Heritage sale 3024 (Chicago, April 2013), where it sold for $1,057.50. The catalog description noted, "Karl VI Taler 1737 - 4 Below Bust, MS62 NGC, nicely toned with well-struck details, scarce in mint state." This type, a product of the Hall mint, was struck 1737 only but is not rare. Other Austrian thalers for 1737 include Dav-1038, Dav-1042 and Dav-1055.
Recorded mintage: 246,000 (including Dav-1055).
Catalog reference: Dav-1056, KM 1639.2.
- 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.
- Bierrenbach, Cristiano, Warren Tucker and David Michaels, Heritage World and Ancient Coins Auction 3024, featuring the Kairos and Elizabeth McPhall Charters Collections, Dallas: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2013.