Prussia 1795-A thaler Dav-2599
This specimen was lot 10289 in Ponterio sale 169 (Baltimore, November 2012), where it sold for $564. The catalog description noted, "GERMANY. Prussia. Taler, 1795-A. NGC MS-62. Friedrich Wilhelm II (1786-97). Toned. From the Demarete Collection." This type was issued 1791-97 at Berlin (shown here), Breslau and Konigsberg and is common in worn condition.
Recorded mintage: 932,696.
Specification: 22.27 g, .750 fine silver.
Catalog reference: Dav-2599; KM-360.1.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 169: The November 2012 Baltimore Auction, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers, LLC, 2012.