Silesia-Liegnitz-Brieg 1541 thaler Dav-9842
"Taler 1541. Fast vorzüglich-vorzüglich. (Germany, duchy of Silesia-Liegnitz-Brieg, thaler of 1541, nice extremely fine.)"Silesia is considered a German State even tho the province was then under Austrian rule and is now in Poland. This type is listed for 1541-46 and is rather scarce. The duke, Friedrich II, ruled 1488-1547.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: silver, this specimen 29.00 g.
Catalog reference: Friedensburg/Seger 1346 var., Dav-9842.
- Numismatic Coins, Medals, & Banknotes: Auction 18, Zurich: SINCONA AG, 2014.