Sweden 1770-AL riksdaler specie Dav-1733
This specimen was lot 30994 in Heritage sale 3029 (New York, January 2014), where it sold for $1,175. The catalog description noted, "Adolf Frederick 3 Daler (Riksdaler) 1770-AL, MS62 NGC. Nicely toned with considerable mint luster and no adjustment marks. A very scarce type in Mint State. Ex: 'Colonel' E.H.R. Green; Green Estate' Partnership of Eric P Newman/B.G. Johnson." This type is listed for 1770-71 only but is not scarce in circulated condition.
Recorded mintage: 143,000.
Catalog reference: KM 505, Dav-1733.
- Michael, Thomas, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2016.
- Bierrenbach, Cristiano, Stuart Levine and Bruce Lorich, Heritage World and Ancient Coins Auction 3029, featuring Selections from the Eric P. Newman Collection, Part III, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2013.