Saxe-Alt-Weimar 1594 thaler Dav-9774
This specimen was lot 3726 in Stacks-Bowers NYINC sale (New York, January 2015), where it sold for $446.50. The catalog description noted, "GERMANY. Saxe-Old-Weimer. Taler, 1594. NGC AU-50. Nice, even strike and attractive toning." This is the final date of a type first issued in 1587.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: Dav-9774; MB-59.
- Craig, William D., Germanic Coinages: Charlemagne through Wilhelm II, Mountain View, CA: 1954.
- Ponterio, Richard, The January 2015 NYINC Auction: Ancient Coins, World Coins & Paper Money, Featuring the John W. Adams and Ray Czabor Collections, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2014.