Wurttemberg 1857 thaler Dav-959
This specimen was lot 22604 in Heritage sale 3010 (Boston, August 2010), where it sold for $241.50. The catalog description noted, "Wurttemberg. Wilhelm I Taler 1857, UNC. A lightly toned beauty. Very scarce in mint state." The type is noted for 1857-64 and is fairly available in circulated condition.
Recorded mintage: 452,000.
Specification: 18.52 g, .900 fine silver, .535 troy oz ASW.
Catalog reference: Dav-959; KM-601.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 7th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2012.
- Craig, William D., Germanic Coinages: Charlemagne through Wilhelm II, Mountain View, CA: 1954.
- Tucker, Warren, Scott Cordry and John Kraljevich, Heritage Sale 3010: World Coins, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2010.