Austria 1901 20 corona

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Stack's Bowers 2015 NYINC sale, lot 3240
Austria Stacks Jan15-3240r.jpg

This specimen was lot 3240 in Stacks-Bowers NYINC sale (New York, January 2015), where it sold for $387.75. The catalog description[1] noted, "AUSTRIA. 20 Corona, 1901. NGC AU-58. Very scarce. Lower mintage year. One of only two certified. Sharply struck and lightly toned." This is the scarcest of a type struck 1892-1909.

Recorded mintage: 48,677.

Specification: 6.78 g, .900 fine gold.

Catalog reference: Fr-504; KM-2806.

Source:

  • Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
  • Craig, William D., Germanic Coinages: Charlemagne through Wilhelm II, Mountain View, CA: 1954.
  • [1]Ponterio, Richard, The January 2015 NYINC Auction: Ancient Coins, World Coins & Paper Money, Featuring the John W. Adams and Ray Czabor Collections, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2014.

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