Saxe-Alt-Weimar 1598 thaler Dav-9779
This specimen was lot 34723 in Ponterio sale 177 (Chicago, August 2013), where it sold for $317. The catalog description noted, "GERMANY. Saxe-Old-Weimer. Taler, 1598. NGC VF-30. Friedrich Wilhelm I with Johann III (1573-1602)." This type is noted for 1597-1601; confusingly, the 1601 issue is listed as Dav-7515.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: Dav-9779, KM 5.
- Davenport, John S., European Crowns, 1484-1600, Frankfurt: Numismatischer Verlag, 1977.
- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 177: The August 2013 Chicago ANA Auction, World Coins, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers, LLC, 2013.