Wurttemberg 1866 thaler Dav-960
This specimen was lot 4349 in Goldberg sale 74 (Los Angeles, June 2013), where it sold for $149.50 including buyer's fees. The catalog description noted, "German States - Württemberg. Taler, 1866. Karl I. NGC graded AU-53." The type is noted for 1865-67 and is fairly available in circulated condition.
Recorded mintage: 346,000.
Specification: 18.52 g, .900 fine silver, .535 troy oz ASW.
Catalog reference: Dav-960; KM-615; Thun-440.
- 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.
- Goldberg, Ira, Larry Goldberg, John Lavender and Steven Harvey, Goldberg Sale 74: the pre-Long Beach Sale, featuring the Arden Collection, Los Angeles: Goldberg Coins & Collectibles, 2013.