Netherlands East Indies 1786 10 stuivers KM-115
This specimen was lot 1096 in Stephen Album sale 27 (Santa Rosa, CA, January 2017), where it sold for $822.50. The catalog description noted, "NETHERLANDS EAST INDIES: AR 10 stuivers, 1786. Utrecht type, large letters variety, wonderful multicolored toning, highest graded at NGC, NGC graded MS64." Silver half gulden were issued 1786-91 for the East India Company by Westfriesland, Zeeland, Utrecht (shown here) and Gelderland. The East India Company was in an advanced state of decay and was abolished in 1799 during the French dominated Batavian Republic.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 5.3 g, .920 fine silver.
Catalog reference: KM-115. Sc-73.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
- van der Wis, Jan, and Tom Passon, Catalogus van de Nederlandse Munten geslagen sind bet aantreden van Philips II tot aan het einde van de Bataafse Republiek (1555-1806), 2nd ed., Apeldoorn, Netherlands: Omni-Trading b.v., 2009.
- Album, Stephen, Joseph Lang, Paul Montz, Michael Barry and Norman Douglas Nicol, Auction 27, featuring the Dr. Paul Stevens Collection of Indian Coins, Part VI, Santa Rosa, CA: Stephen Album Rare Coins, Inc., 2016.