Hamburg 1799 ducat Fr-1136
"Hamburg, Stadt, Dukat 1799. Vorzüglich. (Germany, city of Hamburg, ducat of 1799. Extremely fine.)"This type was struck 1793-1806 in small numbers. Hamburg did not give up minting ducats until 1872, amid the coinage reform resulting from unification.
Recorded mintage: 7,325.
Specification: this specimen 3.48 g.
Catalog reference: Gaedechens 199. Fr-1136, KM 504.1.
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- Richter, Jürg, Auction 46, Gold Coins and Medals, Zurich: Sincona AG, 2018.