Saxony 1745 ducat Fr-2867
This specimen was lot 40134 in Ponterio sale 168 (Philadelphia, August 2012), where it sold for $1,645. The catalog description noted, "GERMANY. Saxony. Ducat, 1745. NGC XF Details--Surface Hairlines. Friedrich August II (1733-63). One year type." Several other ducats (KM 887, KM 916) are recorded for 1745.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 3.5 g, .986 fine gold, .110 troy oz AGW.
Catalog reference: Fr-2867; KM-915.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
- Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 7th ed., Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2003.
- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 168: The Official ANA Auction, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2012.