Bavaria (1864) gold gulden Fr-295
This specimen was lot 29482 in Heritage sale 3037 (New York, January 2015), where it sold for $2,702.50. The catalog description noted, "Bavaria. Ludwig II Goldgulden ND (1864) MS63 NGC. Extremely choice, with superb details atop satiny, golden surfaces. A wonderful example of rare coinage from the city of Wurzburg, highly appealing and seldom encountered."
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 3.25 g, .770 fine gold.
Catalog reference: Fr-295.
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- Bierrenbach, Cristiano, Warren Tucker and Scott Cordry, Heritage Signature Auction 3037, featuring the Empire, the Santa Catarina, the Law and the Santa Maria Collections, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2014.
- 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.