Hoorn (1540-68) daalder Dav-8679
"Hoorn, Grafschaft, Philipp von Montmorency, 1540-1568 Taler o. J. Fast sehr schön-sehr schön. (County of Hoorn, Philip of Montmorency (1540-68), undated thaler. Very fine.)"Davenport notes that Philip, the last count of Hoorn, was executed by the Spanish in 1568 for treason and his county annexed to the bishopric of Liege. Three daalders are known from this locale, all undated.
Reported Mintage: unknown.
Specification: silver, this specimen 29.14 g.
Catalog reference: Dav-8679, Delmonte 749.
- Davenport, John S., European Crowns, 1484-1600, Frankfurt: Numismatischer Verlag, 1977.
- Richter, Jürg, Ruedi Kunzmann and Arne Kirsch, Collection Fumatori, Auction 22, Zurich: SINCONA AG, 2015.