Breslau 1544 thaler Dav-8993
"Taler 1544. Vorzüglich. (Germany, city of Breslau, thaler of 1544, extremely fine.)"This type is listed for 1543-46 and 1552 from the city; the bishop also issued thalers. Silesia fell under Austrian domination on the extinction of the Hungarian monarchy at the hands of the Ottomans in 1526.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: silver, this specimen 28.68 g.
Catalog reference: Friedensburg/Seger 8993, Dav-8993.
- Numismatic Coins, Medals, & Banknotes: Auction 18, Zurich: SINCONA AG, 2014.