Frankfurt 1865 thaler Dav-652
This type was struck by the free city of Frankfurt am Main 1862-65. Its face value of one thaler was equal to 1-3/4 gulden. A similar two thaler was also minted 1860-66 and is actually more common. Frankfurt was annexed by Prussia in 1866 and its coinage ceased.
Recorded mintage: 207,000.
Specification: 18.52 g, .900 fine silver, .536 troy oz ASW.
Catalog reference: KM 370, Dav-652.
- Bruce, Colin R., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 5th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2006.