Saxony 1909 2 mark
This specimen was part of lot 22621 in Heritage sale 3010 (Boston, August 2010), which sold for $345. The catalog description noted, "Lot of Six German States Coins, Saxony 2 Mark 1902...Coins range in grade from VF to AU." This commemorative is somewhat available. A similar five mark was minted for the occasion (KM 1269).
Recorded mintage: 125,000 plus 300 proofs.
Specification: 11.11 g, .900 fine silver, 28 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM 1268.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 47th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
- Craig, William D., Germanic Coinages: Charlemagne through Wilhelm II, Mountain View, CA: 1954.
- Tucker, Warren, Scott Cordry and John Kraljevich, Heritage Sale 3010: World Coins, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2010.