Regensburg 1776 pfenning
This specimen was lot 71433, in Stack's Bowers Collector's Choice sale (Santa Ana, CA, October 2019), where it sold for $45. The catalog description noted, "GERMANY. Regensburg. Pfenning, 1776. PCGS Genuine--Environmental Damage, Unc Details Gold Shield. A rather deeply toned example of this small and crude type, exhibiting some damage as noted but is otherwise a pleasing representation." This type is listed for 1767 and 1774-79.
Recorded mintage: unknown but common.
Catalog reference: KM-408.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
- Craig, William D., Germanic Coinages: Charlemagne through Wilhelm II, Mountain View, CA: 1954.
- Orsini, Matt, Richard Ponterio and Kyle Ponterio, The October 2019 Collector's Choice Sale: World and Ancient Coins, Santa Ana, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2019.