Austria 1852-A ducat Fr-490
"Franz Joseph I. 1848-1916. Dukat 1852 A, Wien. Gutes vorzüglich. (empire of Austria, Francis Joseph I, 1848-1916, ducat of 1852, Vienna mint. Good extremely fine.)"This type was struck 1852-59 at Vienna (A), Kremnitz (B), Karlsburg (E), Milan (M) and Venice (V). This is a common date.
Recorded mintage: unknown but a common date.
Specification: 3.49 g, .986 fine gold, .109 troy oz AGW, this specimen 3.47 g.
Catalog reference: KM 2263, Herinek 74. Fr-490.
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- Richter, Jurg, Sincona Auction 54: Gold Coins and Medals, Zurich: SINCONA AG, 2019.