Austria 1807-A 30 kreuzer
This specimen was lot 1041 in Stephen Album sale 30 (Santa Rosa, CA, January 2018), where it sold for $282. The catalog description noted, "AUSTRIA: Franz II, 1792-1835, AE 30 kreuzer, 1807-A, NGC graded MS65 RB." This type was struck 1807-11 with frozen date at Vienna (A), Karlsburg (B) and Gunzburg (G) and was intended to pass as one quarter thaler. The 1807-A is the most common. This is the only issue of this denomination in the 19th century.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 17.5 g, copper, 37.5 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM-2149.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 5th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2010.
- 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.