Austria 1835-A 1/2 thaler KM-2156

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Sincona sale 57, lot 3277
This specimen was lot 3277 in Sincona sale 57 (Zurich, May 2019), where it sold for 120 CHF (about US$143 including buyer's fees). The catalog description[1] noted,
"HOLY ROMAN EMPIRE - AUSTRIA, Franz II. (I.), 1792-1835. 1/2 Taler 1835 A, Wien. Vorzüglich. Vorderseite berieben. (empire of Austria, Francis I, 1792-1835, half thaler of 1835, Vienna mint. Extremely fine, Obverse polished.)"
This type was struck 1832-35 and is somewhat available. A type (KM 2224) struck for Ferdinand I 1835-36 is much rarer. Half thalers were struck at this standard until 1851.

Recorded mintage: unknown.

Specification: 14.03 g, .833 fine silver, 33 mm diameter, this specimen 14.00 g.

Catalog reference: KM 2156, Herinek 455.

Source:

  • Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
  • [1]Richter, Jurg, Sincona Auction 57: World Coins and Medals, Coins and Medals from Switzerland, Zurich: SINCONA AG, 2019.

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