Brandenburg 1695-LCS thaler Dav-6222
This specimen was lot 23858 in Heritage sale 3020 (Long Beach, September 2012), where it sold for $1,057.50. The catalog description noted, "Brandenburg. Friedrich III Albertus Taler 1695-LCS, AU50 NGC, Magdeburg mint. Desirable gray toning. Note the initials 'F III' dominating the reverse design, a style which was normally found on French Ecus of the period. From The J.G. Collection." This type is listed only as "Rare."
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: Dav-6222, KM 605.1.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700, 6th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Davenport, John S., German Secular Talers, 1600-1700, Frankfurt: Numismatischer Verlag, 1976.
- Tucker, Warren, and Cris Bierrenbach, Heritage Signature Auction 3020: World Coins, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2012.