Wurttemberg 1875-F 5 mark
"DEUTSCHLAND Württemberg, Königreich Karl, 1864-1891. 5 Mark 1875. Vorzüglich. (Kingdom of Wurttemberg, Charles, 1864-91, five mark of 1875, extremely fine.)"This type was struck 1874-76 and 1888. It is rather scarce compared to the succeeding type (Dav-964) and the 1888 is the scarcest date.
Recorded mintage: 318,000.
Specification: 27.77 g, .900 fine silver, 38 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: J. 173, KM 623, Dav-963.
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