Muhlhausen 1767 6 pfenninge
This specimen was lot 1187 in Stephen Album sale 32 (Santa Rosa, CA, September 2018), where it sold for $152.75. The catalog description noted, "MÜHLHAUSEN: AR 6 pfennig, 1767, PCGS graded MS65, ex Don Erickson Collection." There are two towns names Mulhausen in Germany; one now in French Alsace, and this one in Thuringia, between Eichsfeld and Schwarzburg. Long an imperial free city, it was mediatized to Prussia in 1802. This issue accompanied a 1/24 thaler (KM 72), 1/12 thaler (KM 73), 2/3 thaler (KM 74) and thaler (KM 75). None are common.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: KM-57.2.
- 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.