Baden 1867 gulden

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from the Stacks Bowers 2018 ANA sale, lot 22505
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This specimen was lot 22505 in Stack's Bowers ANA sale (Philadelphia, August 2018), where it sold for $240. The catalog description[1] noted, "GERMANY. Baden. Gulden, 1867. NGC MS-64. Struck to commemorate the second shooting festival at Karlsruhe. A flashy example with tone free surfaces that show no individually bothersome marks. An issue that should certainly attract the attention of shooting festival collectors." This was the last issue of this denomination.

Recorded mintage: 14,000.

Specification: 10.6 g, .900 fine silver, reeded edge.

Catalog reference: KM-249.

Source:

  • Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
  • Craig, William D., Germanic Coinages: Charlemagne through Wilhelm II, Mountain View, CA: 1954.
  • [1]Ponterio, Richard, Kyle Ponterio and Chris Chatigny, The August 2018 Philadelphia ANA Auction: World Coins and Selections from the El Dorado Collection of Colombian Coins, Santa Ana, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2018.

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