Bavaria 1755 thaler Dav-1948

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photo courtesy Goldberg Coins and Collectibles
photo courtesy Goldberg Coins and Collectibles
photo courtesy Goldberg Coins and Collectibles
photo courtesy Goldberg Coins and Collectibles

This specimen was lot 4729 in Goldberg sale 65 (Los Angeles, September 2011), where it sold for $230. The catalog description[1] noted, "German States - Bavaria. Taler, 1755. Maximilian III Joseph, 1745-1777. Bust right. Reverse: Crowned and supported arms. Reverse adjustment marks. Retoned. About Extremely Fine." This type was struck 1753-59 simultaneously with a "Madonna" thaler (Dav-1952). Both are common.

Recorded mintage: unknown.

Specification: silver.

Catalog reference: Dav-1948; KM 501 (formerly KM-224).

Source:

  • Krause, Chester L, and Clifford Mishler, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 3rd ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2002.
  • [1]Goldberg, Ira, and Larry Goldberg, Goldberg sale 65: The Pre-Long Beach Auction, Ancient and World Coins, Los Angeles: Goldberg Coins and Collectibles, 2011.

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