Nurnberg 1768-SR thaler Dav-2494
This specimen was lot 31578 in Heritage sale 3032 (Chicago, April 2014), where it sold for $822.50. The catalog description noted, "Nurnberg. Free City Taler 1768-SR, XF, once cleaned. A popular City View type." This type is one of several thalers (including Dav-2498 and Dav-2495) issued in Nuremberg in 1768, all scarce to rare. This particular type was also issued 1765 and 1780.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: Dav-2494; KM-350.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
- Davenport, John S., German Talers, 1700-1800, 2nd Ed., London: Spink & Son, 1965.
- Bierrenbach, Cristiano, Warren Tucker and David Michaels, Heritage World and Ancient Coins Auction 3032, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2014.