Mansfeld 1521 thaler Dav-9471
"Mansfeld, Grafschaft, Günther IV., Ernst II., Hoyer VI., Gebhard VII. und Albrecht VII., 1486-1531 Taler 1521. Eisleben. Sehr selten. Sehr schön-vorzüglich. (Germany, county of Mansfeld, joint rule of Gunther IV, Ernst II, Hoyer VI, Gebhard VII and Albrecht VII, 1486-1531, thaler of 1521, Eisleben mint. Very rare, Very fine-extremely fine.)"Mansfeld and its subdivisions were counties of utmost insignificance except for its silver mines which provided the material for an abundance of thalers. This early issue was from before the county was subdivided.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: silver, this specimen 28.95 g.
Catalog reference: Tornau 56, Dav-9471.
- Jürg Richter, Numismatic Coins & Medals, Auction 33, Zurich: Sincona AG, 2016.