Austria 1926 100 schilling
This specimen was lot 3630 in Goldberg sale 80 (Los Angeles, June 2014), where it sold for $940. The catalog description noted, "Austria. 100 Schillings, 1926. Imperial Eagle. About Uncirculated." This type was struck in limited numbers 1926-34 prior to the anschluss with Nazi Germany.
Recorded mintage: 63,795.
Specification: 23.52 g, .900 fine gold, .680 troy oz AGW, designed by Arnold Hartig.
Catalog reference: Fr-520; KM-2842.
- Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 7th ed., Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2003.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 42nd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Goldberg, Ira, Larry Goldberg, Aleeza Brown, Yifu Che, Frank Draskovic and Stephen Harvey, Goldberg Sale 80: the Pre-Long Beach Auction, Los Angeles: Goldberg Coins and Collectibles, 2014.