Austria 1836-A thaler Dav-12

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Sincona sale 34, lot 4505
This specimen was lot 4505 in Sincona sale 34 (Zurich, October 2016), where it did not sell. The catalog description[1] noted,
"AUSTRIA. Ferdinand I. 1835-1848 Taler 1836. Wien Variante mit verändertem Kopfbild. Sehr selten. Gutes sehr schön. Fein getönt. (Empire of Austria, Ferdinand I, 1835-48, thaler of 1836, Vienna mint, variety with modified bust. Very rare, Good very fine, finely toned.)"
This type was struck 1835-36 only and is slightly scarce. Thalers were struck to this standard until 1856 then replaced by a smaller coin struck 1857-68.

Recorded mintage: unknown.

Specification: 28.06 g, .833 fine silver, .7514 troy oz ASW, this specimen 27.89 g.

Catalog reference: J. 239A. Kahnt 344 Anm. Dav-12, KM 2238.

Source:

  • Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
  • Davenport, John S., European Crowns and Talers, Since 1800, 2nd Ed., London: Spink & Son, 1964.
  • [1]Jürg Richter, Münzen und Medaillen des Römisch-Deutsches Reiches, Auktion 34, Zurich: Sincona AG, 2016.

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