Bavaria 1767-A thaler Dav-1950
This specimen was lot 22349 in Stack's Bowers ANA sale (Anaheim, CA, August 2016), where it sold for $152.75. The catalog description noted, "Bavaria. Taler, 1767-A. Maximilian III Josef (1745-77). NGC AU-53. Toned." This type is noted for 1763, 1767 and 1768 and is rather scarcer than the common Dav-1953 with the Madonna reverse.
Recorded mintage: unknown but somewhat scarce.
Specification: 3.32 g, .900 fine gold, .096 troy oz AGW.
Catalog reference: Dav-1950, KM-502.2.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
- Davenport, John S., German Talers, 1700-1800, 2nd Ed., London: Spink & Son, 1965.
- Ponterio, Richard, The August 2016 Anaheim ANA Auction: Ancient Coins, World Coins & Paper Money, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2015.