Saxony 1587-HB thaler Dav-9806
This specimen was lot 22182 in Ponterio sale 169 (Baltimore, November 2012), where it sold for $382. The catalog description noted, "GERMANY. Saxony-Albertine. Taler, 1587. NGC AU Details--Mount Removed. Toned." Saxony, one of the larger divisions of Germany and blessed with numerous silver mines, issued large numbers of thalers.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: Dav-9806; KM-MB-251.
- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 169: The November 2012 Baltimore Auction, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers, LLC, 2012.