Wurzburg 1693-IMW thaler Dav-5993
"DEUTSCHLAND Würzburg, Bistum Johann Gottfried von Guttenberg, 1684-1698. Taler 1693. Fast FDC. (bishopric of Wurzburg, John Gottfried of Guttenberg, 1684-98, thaler of 1693, choice uncirculated.)"The Bishop of Wurzburg struck thalers on occasion but most are rare. This one and the accompanying issue of 1693 (Dav-5994) are only scarce. Wurzburg thalers from the eighteenth century are much more available.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: silver, this specimen 28.78 g.
Catalog reference: KM-205; Dav-5993; Helmschrott 450.
- Craig, William D., Germanic Coinages: Charlemagne through Wilhelm II, Mountain View, CA: 1954.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700, 6th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Numismatic Coins, Medals & Banknotes, Auction 11, Zurich: Sincona AG, 2013.