Austria 1832-A ducat Fr-467
This specimen was lot 26535 in Heritage sale 3026 (Long Beach, October 2013), where it sold for $381.88. The catalog description noted, "Franz II gold Ducat 1832-A, AU, some light obverse hairlines are balanced by brilliant reverse fields." This type is noted for 1831-35 from Vienna (shown here), Kremnitz and Karlsburg.
Recorded mintage: unknown but a common date.
Specification: 3.49 g, .986 fine gold, .109 troy oz AGW.
Catalog reference: KM 2172, Jaeckel-216; Her-178; Fr-467.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
- Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 7th ed., Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2003.
- Bierrenbach, Cristiano, Warren Tucker and Scott Cordry, Heritage Signature Auction 3026, World & Ancient Coins, featuring the RLM Collection, Part Two, the Nogales Collection and the Goetz Medals Die Archive, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2013.