Mainz 1795-IA kreuzer
This specimen was lot 1183 in Stephen Album sale 32 (Santa Rosa, CA, September 2018), where it sold for $111.63. The catalog description noted, "MAINZ: AR kreuzer, 1795, mintmaster IA, PCGS graded MS64, ex Don Erickson Collection." This type is the last of the denomination. Also struck in 195 was a ¼ kreuzer (KM 402), ½ kreuzer (KM 403), 5 kreuzer (KM 405), 10 kreuzer (KM 407), ½ thaler (KM 408), thaler (KM 409), ducat (KM 410). The archbishopric was mediatized and partitioned in 1803.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: KM-80.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
- 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.