Utrecht 1711 ducaton Dav-1832

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Sincona sale 13, lot 3676
The specimen is one of a type issued for the province of Utrecht 1709-36. Each province of the Netherlands issued its own coins; besides Utrecht, there are coins for Deventer, Friesland, Gelderland, Groningen, Holland, Overyssel, West Friesland and Zeeland, not counting various local issues. The Netherlands were swallowed up in Napoleon's empire and after his fall, reconstituted as a kingdom. This specimen was lot 2676 in Sincona sale 13 (Zurich, October 2013), where it sold for 100 CHF (about US$129 including buyer's fees). The catalog description[1] noted,
"Utrecht, Dukaton 1711. Sehr schön (province of Utrecht, ducaton of 1711. Very fine)."

Recorded mintage: 856,932 for 1710-12.

Specification: 32.78 g, .941 fine silver, .991 troy oz ASW, obliquely reeded edge, this specimen 31.79 g.

Catalog reference: Delmonte 1031. Dav-1832, KM 83.1.

Source:

  • 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.
  • [1]Auktion 13: Münzen und Medaillen, Zurich: Sincona AG, 2013.
  • Delmonte, A., Le Bénélux D'or, Amsterdam: Jacques Schulman N.V., 1964, with supplements to 1977.
  • van der Wis, Jan, and Tom Passon, Catalogus van de Nederlandse Munten geslagen sind bet aantreden van Philips II tot aan het einde van de Bataafse Republiek (1555-1806), 2nd ed., Apeldoorn, Netherlands: Omni-Trading b.v., 2009.

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