Brunswick-Wolfenbuttel 1720-C thaler Dav-2127
This specimen was lot 624 in Stacks-Bowers NYINC sale (New York, January 2015), where it sold for $763.75. The catalog description noted, "GERMANY. Brunswick-Wolfenbuttel. Taler, 1720-C. August Wilhelm (1714-31). NGC AU-58. Slightly uneven strike as evident in the crown, but nice old envelope toning and quite attractive. From the Rockaway Collection." This somewhat scarce type was struck 1716-30.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: Dav-2127; KM-758.
- Ponterio, Richard, The January 2015 NYINC Auction: Ancient Coins, World Coins & Paper Money, Featuring the John W. Adams and Ray Czabor Collections, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2014.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.