Nurnberg 1798 kreuzer KM-395
This specimen was lot 1196 in Stephen Album sale 32 (Santa Rosa, CA, September 2018), where it sold for $117.50. The catalog description noted, "NUREMBERG: AR kreuzer, 1798, PCGS graded MS65, ex Don Erickson Collection." Nurnberg issued a prolific array of minor coinage in the eighteenth century, including pfennig, and one, four, five, eight, ten, twelve, twenty and thirty kreuzer. A kreuzer was four pfennig and 120 kreuzer made a thaler. We note four different kreuzer for 1798: KM 388, 395 (shown here), 394 and 396. All are common.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: KM-395.
- 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.