Wurttemberg 1841 4 ducat Fr-3615
This specimen was lot 20991 in Heritage sale 3010 (Boston, August 2010), where it sold for $3,737.50. The catalog description noted, "Wurttemberg. Wilhelm gold 4 Ducats 1841, MS62 NGC, fully lustrous with some light handling in the fields, struck to celebrate the 25th anniversary of reign. Obverse: Bust, Reverse: Allegorical figures with fasces and cornucopia." This rare type is not listed in the SCWC tho a one ducat is (KM 587).
Recorded mintage: unknown but rare.
Specification: 14 g, .986 fine gold.
Catalog reference: Fr-3615.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
- Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 7th ed., Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2003
- Tucker, Warren, Scott Cordry and John Kraljevich, Heritage Sale 3010: World Coins, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2010.