Schleswig-Holstein 1693 krone Dav-3679a
This specimen was lot 3450 in Stacks-Bowers NYINC sale (New York, January 2015), where it sold for $105.75. The catalog description noted, "DENMARK. Schleswig-Holstein. Krone, 1693. Christian V (1670-99). PCI VF-20. Date located under the shield. Noticeable wear in the higher reliefs, but most details and features are easily discernible. Uneven strike." Schleswig-Holstein has been contested between Germany and Denmark since the Middle Ages. In the seventeenth century, the area was fragmented between several ducal lines and the bishop of Lubeck.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: KM-26; Schnee-404, Dav-3679a; Seig-138.2.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700, 6th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Ponterio, Richard, The January 2015 NYINC Auction: Ancient Coins, World Coins & Paper Money, Featuring the John W. Adams and Ray Czabor Collections, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2014.