Saxony 1830-S thaler Dav-867
"DEUTSCHLAND Sachsen, Königreich Albertiner Anton, 1827-1836. Konventionstaler 1830. Mmz. S. Gutes sehr schön. (kingdom of Saxony, Anton, 1827-36, convention thaler of 1830, mintmaster 'S'. Good very fine.)"Four thalers were issued in Saxony in 1830, of which this is the most common. This type was issued 1829-36.
Recorded mintage: 620,000.
Specification: 28.06 g, .833 fine silver, this specimen 27.89 g.
Catalog reference: Kahnt 435. Thun 309, KM 1120, Davenport-867.
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