Sweden 1750-HM riksdaler specie Dav-1730
This specimen was lot 25169 in Heritage sale 3016 (Orlando, FL, January 2012), where it sold for $2,530. The catalog description noted, "Frederick I Riksdaler 1750-HM, AU58+ PCGS, a choice example with the perfect blend of old-time gray and gold patina and lustrous surfaces. There is one tiny natural edge flaw at 2 o'clock on the obverse, barely noticeable." This type is recorded for 1750-51. The next issue (Dav-1731) depicted the new king, Adolf Frederick.
Recorded mintage: 9,000.
Catalog reference: KM 457, Dav-1730.
- 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.
- Tucker, Warren, Cristiano Bierrenbach and Scott Cordry, Heritage sale 3016, World and Ancient Coins, Dallas: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2011.