Hohenlohe-Neuenstein-Oehringen 1785-OE KNR thaler Dav-2353
This specimen was lot 657 in Stacks-Bowers NYINC sale (New York, January 2015), where it sold for $558.13. The catalog description noted, "GERMANY. Hohenlohe-Neuenstein-Oehringen. Taler, 1785-OEKNR. Ludwig Friedrich Karl (1765-1805). NGC AU-53. Nice strike. Even slate toning. Pleasant." This is one of two thalers issued by this insignificant locale in the eighteenth century.
Recorded mintage: unknown but scarce, verging on rare.
Catalog reference: Dav-2353; KM-62.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
- Davenport, John S., German Talers, 1700-1800, 2nd Ed., London: Spink & Son, 1965.
- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio Sale 173: The January NYINC 2013 Auction, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2012.