Bohemia 1740 ducat Fr-47c
This specimen was lot 72035 in Stack's Bowers Collectors Choice Online Auction (Santa Ana, CA, May 2017), where it sold for $1,527.50. The catalog description noted, "BOHEMIA. Ducat, 1740. Prague. Charles VI (1711-1740). PCGS Genuine--Damage, AU Details Secure Holder. RARE. Mount removed on edge, good strike." This date is not priced in the SCWC; the other date, 1735, is also noted as rare.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 3.5 g, .986 fine gold.
Catalog reference: Fr-47c; KM-725 (listed under Bohemia).
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- Ponterio, Rick, et al., The May 2017 Collector's Choice Sale, Santa Ana, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2017.