Bavaria 1766 thaler Dav-1953
"Maximilian III. Joseph, 1745-1777 Konventionstaler 1766. Äusserst seltene Erhaltung. FDC. Kabinettstück. (Germany, electorate of Bavaria, Maximilian III Joseph, 1745-77, convention thaler of 1766. Extremely rare condition, Uncirculated, Cabinet piece. NGC MS65.)"This type is listed for 1760-77 from Munich (Dav-1953) and Amberg (Dav-1954) and is common. It varies from the prior type (Dav-1952) by having the elector's bust interrupt the obverse legend.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 28.06 g, .833 fine silver.
Catalog reference: Dav-1953; KM-519.1, Hahn 307.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
- Jürg Richter, Numismatic Coins & Medals, Auction 33, Zurich: Sincona AG, 2016.