Hohenlohe-Kirchberg 1737-N thaler Dav-2357
"Taler 1737. Nürnberg Auf den Tod seines Vaters Friedrich Eberhard. Vorzüglich-gutes vorzüglich. (Germany, county of Hohenlohe-Kirchberg, thaler of 1737, Nurnberg mint, on the death of his father Friedrich Eberhard, extremely fine.)"A few thalers and half thalers represent the entire eighteenth century coinage of this tiny state, which was promoted from county to principality in 1764 and mediatized in 1806.
Recorded mintage: unknown but scarce.
Specification: 28.06 g, .833 fine silver, this specimen 29.12 g.
Catalog reference: Dav-2357; Albrecht 209. KM-5.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 5th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2010.
- Numismatic Coins, Medals, & Banknotes: Auction 18, Zurich: SINCONA AG, 2014.