Brunswick-Wolfenbuttel 1624-HS thaler Dav-6306
"Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, Herzogtum, Friedrich Ulrich, 1613-1634 Taler 1624. Clausthal. Sehr schön. (Duchy of Brunswick-Wolfenbuttel, Frederick Ulrich (1613-34), thaler of 1624, Clausthal mint, very fine.)"It was issued 1622-29 and is common. The "wild man" design was popular in Brunswick and Hannover at the time and appeared on many different thalers.
Reported Mintage: unknown.
Specification: silver, this specimen 28.62 g.
Catalog reference: Welter 1057B; Dav-6306.
- 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.
- Richter, Jürg, Ruedi Kunzmann and Arne Kirsch, Collection Fumatori, Auction 22, Zurich: SINCONA AG, 2015.