Austria 1802-A thaler Dav-3
"HOLY ROMAN EMPIRE - AUSTRIA, Franz II. (I.), 1792-1835 Konventionstaler 1802 A. Wien. Sehr schön. (Holy Roman Empire, Francis II, 1792-1835, convention thaler of 1802, Vienna mint. Very fine.)"This type of 1792-1804 is also listed as Dav-1178. It is rather scarce. It is the second-to-last type struck for Francis using his title of Holy Roman Emperor, which title he gave up in 1806.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 28.06 g, .833 fine silver, this specimen 27.89 g.
Catalog reference: Herinek 273, Dav-3, KM 2158.
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- Davenport, John S., European Crowns and Talers, Since 1800, 2nd Ed., London: Spink & Son, 1964.