Hannover 1849-B thaler Dav-676
This specimen was lot 22175 in Ponterio sale 169 (Baltimore, November 2012), where it sold for $129. The catalog description noted, "GERMANY. Hannover. Taler, 1849-B. NGC XF Details--Surface Hairlines. One year Harz Segen type." This type is recorded for 1849 only and is scarce.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 16.82 g, .993 fine silver, .536 troy oz ASW.
Catalog reference: KM-209.1, Dav. 676.
- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 169: The November 2012 Baltimore Auction, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers, LLC, 2012.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
- Craig, William D., Germanic Coinages: Charlemagne through Wilhelm II, Mountain View, CA: 1954.
- Davenport, John S., European Crowns and Talers, Since 1800, 2nd Ed., London: Spink & Son, 1964.