Austria 1819-M 20 kreuzer
This specimen was lot 2442 in Goldberg sale 109 (Los Angeles, January 2019), where it did not sell. The catalog description noted, "Austria. 20 Kreuzer, 1819-M. Milan mint. Franz II. NGC graded AU-55." This type was struck 1817-24 at seven mints, including Vienna (A), Kremnitz (B), Prague (C), Karlsburg (E) and Gunzburg (G), Milan (M, shown here) and Venice (V). The last 20 kreuzer was struck in 1872.
Recorded mintage: unknown but common in all grades.
Specification: 6.68 g, .583 fine silver, 28 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: KM-2143.
- Cuhaj, George S., and Thomas Michael, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800, 5th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2010.
- Goldberg, Ira, Larry Goldberg, John Lavender, Yifu Che, Jason Villareal and Stephen Harvey, Goldberg Sale 109: the Pre-Long Beach Auction, Los Angeles: Goldberg Coins and Collectibles, 2019.