Waldeck-Pyrmont 1867-A thaler Dav-929
This specimen was lot 10364 in Ponterio sale 169 (Baltimore, November 2012), where it sold for $484. The catalog description noted, "GERMANY. Waldeck-Pyrmont. Taler, 1867. NGC MS-63. Attractive toning." This type is not common but is one of the few that are not excessively rare from this tiny state.
Recorded mintage: 19,000.
Specification: 18.52 g, .900 fine silver.
Catalog reference: Dav-929; KM C88, KM-135.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 169: The November 2012 Baltimore Auction, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers, LLC, 2012.