Austria 1743 6 kreuzer KM-1703
This specimen was lot 1039 in Stephen Album sale 30 (Santa Rosa, CA, January 2018), where it sold for $235. The catalog description noted, "AUSTRIA: Maria Theresa, 1740-1780, AR 6 kreuzer, 1743, AU." This type was struck 1743-45 at Graz, as well as Vienna (KM 1673) and Hall (KM 1692, KM 1704, KM 1711, KM 1724). This tiny coin was one fortieth of a thaler.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 3.29 g, .438 fine silver.
Catalog reference: KM-1703.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
- Album, Stephen, Joseph Lang, Paul Montz, Michael Barry and Norman Douglas Nicol, Auction 30, featuring the George Anderson Collection of Tibetan Coins, the Dr. John W. Lund Collection of Swedish Coins and the Mike Edwards Collection, Santa Rosa, CA: Stephen Album Rare Coins, Inc., 2018.