Thorn 1639-II thaler Dav-4375
This specimen was lot 24812 in Heritage sale 3030 (New York, January 2014), where it sold for $2,585. The catalog description noted, "Thorn. Vladislaus IV Taler 1639-II, VF Details (Tooled) NGC, medium gray patina, somewhat grainy surfaces with very light tooling in the exposed fields." The city of Thorn issued this thaler 1638-42 tho this specimen sold for five times the catalog value.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: KM-24; Dav-4375; Gum-1614.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700, 6th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Davenport, John S., European Crowns, 1600-1700, Galesburg, IL, 1974.
- Bierrenbach, Cristiano, Warren Tucker and David Michaels, Heritage World and Ancient Coins Auction 3030, featuring the RLM Collection, the Isaac Rudman Collection, the Hans Cook Collection and the Collection of Donald E. Bently, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2013.