Saxony 1804-SGH thaler Dav-850
"DEUTSCHLAND Sachsen, Kurfürstentum, Albertiner Friedrich August III. (I.), 1763-1826. Konventionstaler 1804, Dresden. Mmz. SGH. Kl. Schrötlingsf. Fast vorzüglich-vorzüglich. (Electorate of Saxony, Frederick August III, 1763-1826, convention thaler of 1804, Dresden mint. Slightly porous, extremely fine.)"This type was issued 1793-1806. It is common. It was issued concurrently with a mining thaler (Dav-851).
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 28.06 g, .833 fine silver, this specimen 27.85 g.
Catalog reference: Kahnt 411. Thun 289, KM 1027.2, Dav-850.
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