Austria 1569 60 kreuzer Dav-52
This specimen was lot 33327 in Heritage sale 3076 (Long Beach, CA, September 2019), where it sold for $372. The catalog description noted, "Austria: Archduke Ferdinand 60 Kreuzer 1569 XF45 NGC, Hall mint. A seldom-seen denomination that rarely comes to auction, endowed with glimmering gold-orange tone and well-defined features." This sixty kreuzer qualifies as a gulden (⅔ thaler), not a thaler.
Recorded mintage: unknown.
Catalog reference: Dav-52.
- Craig, William D., Germanic Coinages: Charlemagne through Wilhelm II, Mountain View, CA: 1954.
- Bierrenbach, Cristiano and Warren Tucker, Heritage World and Ancient Coins Auction 3076, featuring the Allen Moretti Swiss Collection and the James Mossman Collection of Canadian Coinage, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2019.