Czechoslovakia 1928 4 dukaten Fr-6
This specimen was lot 20319 in Stack's Bowers ANA sale (Philadelphia, August 2018), where it did not sell. The catalog description noted, "CZECHOSLOVAKIA. 4 Dukaten, 1928. NGC MS-64. Struck for the 10th Anniversary of the Republic. Medieval allegorical scene with nimbate saint tilling the soil with a plow drawn by the devil. Fineness ("K 986 1/9") is stamped below the shield near the rim. An wonderfully designed type that remain in great condition; without copper spots and with attractive overall color." Bruce notes that some were restruck in 1973. A similar two dukaty (Fr-7) exists.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 13.96 g, .986 fine gold.
Catalog reference: Fr-6; Bruce-X4.
- Bruce, Colin R., and Thomas Michael, Unusual World Coins, 5th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2007.
- Ponterio, Richard, Kyle Ponterio and Chris Chatigny, The August 2018 Philadelphia ANA Auction: World Coins and Selections from the El Dorado Collection of Colombian Coins, Santa Ana, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2018.