Poland 1621-IIVE thaler Dav-4313
This specimen was lot 1535 in Ponterio sale 182 (New York, January 2014), where it sold for $14,687.50. The catalog description noted, "POLAND. Taler, 1621/0-IIVE. Bromberg Mint. PCGS VF-35 Secure Holder. Sigismund III (1587-1632). VERY RARE. Crowned shield above 3-0, dividing date on the reverse. Toned." The fourth edition of the SCWC does not mention a KM 33.3 but notes the KM 33.2 (with 3-0) as considerably scarcer than KM 33.1 (with 6-0). The type was struck 1618-23.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: Dav-4313; KM-33.3; KOP-1351; Gum-1299.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700, 6th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Davenport, John S., European Crowns, 1600-1700, Galesburg, IL, 1974.
- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 182: The January 2014 NYINC Auction: World Coins, Irvine, CA: Stacks Bowers LLC.