Austria 1901 20 corona
This specimen was lot 3240 in Stacks-Bowers NYINC sale (New York, January 2015), where it sold for $387.75. The catalog description 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.
- 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.
- 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.