Baden 1850 gulden
This specimen was lot 50430 in Ponterio sale 168 (Philadelphia, August 2012), where it sold for $390. The catalog description noted, "GERMANY. Baden. Gulden, 1850. PCGS MS-64. Lightly toned. Prooflike." Despite the miniscule mintage, the SCWC lists this date as common. The type is noted for 1845-52. After unification in 1871, this denomination was replaced by the two mark.
Recorded mintage: 8,652.
Specification: 10.60 g, .900 fine silver.
Catalog reference: KM-219.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 168: The Official ANA Auction, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2012.