Regensburg 1782-GCB 1/2 thaler
"Regensburg, Stadt, 1/2 Konventionstaler 1782. Titel von Joseph II. Selten in dieser Erhaltung. Fast FDC. (Germany, city of Regensburg, half convention thaler of 1782, struck in the name of Joseph II. Rare in this condition, About uncirculated.)"This one year type uses a bust of the emperor that does not resemble him in the slightest. See Dav-2625 for a more representative image.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 14.03 g, .833 fine silver, this specimen 13.97 g.
Catalog reference: Beckenbauer 7206; KM 444.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
- Richter, Jürg, Sincona sale 43, Gold and Silver Coins and Medals, Zurich: Sincona AG, 2017.