Bavaria 1836 thaler Dav-579
"Konventionstaler 1836. München Ottokapelle zu Kiefersfelden. Sehr schön-vorzüglich. (kingdom of Bavaria, convention thaler of 1836, Munich mint, Otto chapel, very fine to extremely fine.)"This type honored the construction of a new church at Kiefersfelden. It is among the last thalers struck to the old convention standard (28.06 g).
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 28.06 g, .833 fine silver, .751 troy oz ASW, lettered edge, this specimen 27.89 g.
Catalog reference: Kahnt 98. Thun 71. KM 786 (formerly KM 413), Dav-579.
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