Zeeland 1660 silver ducat Dav-4912
"1660. Países Bajos. Zelanda. Middelbourg. 1 ducado de plata. Acuñación algo floja. Bella. Brillo original. (S/C-). (Netherlands, province of Zeeland, silver ducat of 1660, Middelburg mint. Somewhat weak strike, handsome, orginal luster, about uncirculated.)"This type was struck for Zeeland, a province of the Netherlands, 1659-68. It was superseded by a laster type (Dav-4914), struck 1672-1794, which deleted the ring of beads on both sides. It is priced fairly low in the SCWC but is seldom seen at American coin shows.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Specification: 28.25 g, .873 fine silver, .792 troy oz ASW.
Catalog reference: Davenport-4912, KM 40.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700, 6th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2014.
- Davenport, John S., European Crowns, 1600-1700, Galesburg, IL, 1974.
- Sisó, Teresa, Eduardo Domingo and Lluís Lalana, Subasta Pública 261, Barcelona: Aureo y Calicó Subastas, 2014.