Danzig 1653-GR ducat Fr-24
This specimen was lot 12445 in Ponterio sale 177 (Philadelphia, August 2012), where it sold for $8,812. The catalog description noted, "POLAND. Danzig. Ducat, 1653-GR. NGC MS-62. John Casimir (1649-68). RARE and choice for type."
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 3.50 g, .986 gold, .110 troy oz AGW.
Catalog reference: Fr-24; Gum-1926; KM-41.1 Parchimowicz-1759; Kopicki-7654; Kaminski-916.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700, 6th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 7th ed., Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2003
- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 177: The August 2013 Chicago ANA Auction, World Coins, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers, LLC, 2013.