Austria 1841-B ducat Fr-225
"UNGARN. Ferdinand V. 1835-1848 Dukat 1841. B Kremnitz. Fast vorzüglich-vorzüglich. (kingdom of Hungary, Ferdinand V, 1835-48, ducat of 1841, Kremnitz mint. About extremely fine-extremely fine.)"This type was struck 1837-48 in substantial numbers from Vienna, Kremnitz (shown here), Karlsburg and Venice. Some authorities list this issue under Hungary but it differs only in mintmark from the Vienna product.
Recorded mintage: unknown but a common date.
Specification: 3.49 g, .983 fine gold, .109 troy oz AGW, this specimen 3.48 g.
Catalog reference: Huszar 2075, Schl. 277. Fr-225; KM-2262 (under Austria).
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- Jürg Richter, Numismatic Coins & Medals, Auction 33, Zurich: Sincona AG, 2016.