Sprinzenstein 1717 thaler Dav-1199
"Taler 1717. Augsburg. Sehr schön-vorzüglich. (Germany, principality of Sprinzenstein, thaler of 1717, Augsburg mint, very fine to extremely fine.)"This and Dav-1196 are the only issues of this Austrian prince during the eighteenth century.
Recorded mintage: unknown but rare.
Specification: 28.06 g, .833 fine silver, this specimen 29.01 g.
Catalog reference: KM 10, Pavlicek/Schön 3, Holzmair 90, Forster 351, Dav-1199.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
- Davenport, John S., European Crowns, 1700-1800, 2nd Ed., London: Spink & Son, 1964.
- Numismatic Coins, Medals, & Banknotes: Auction 18, Zurich: SINCONA AG, 2014.