Hannover 1850-B 6 pfennig
This specimen was lot 1170 in Stephen Album sale 32 (Santa Rosa, CA, September 2018), where it sold for $152.75. The catalog description noted, "HANNOVER: AR 6 pfennig, 1850-B, struck in Hannover, PCGS graded MS66+, ex Don Erickson Collection." This billon type of 1846-51 is common.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 1.39 g, .218 fine silver.
Catalog reference: KM-205.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 9th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
- Craig, William D., Germanic Coinages: Charlemagne through Wilhelm II, Mountain View, CA: 1954.
- Album, Stephen, Joseph Lang, Paul Montz, Michael Barry and Norman Douglas Nicol, Auction 32, featuring the Don Erickson Collection of German Coins, Part II and the Hazerfans Collection of Ottoman Empire Coins, Santa Rosa, CA: Stephen Album Rare Coins, Inc., 2018.