Austria 1818-G ducat

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Heritage sale 3029, lot 30332
Austria 1818G ducat rev H3029-30332.jpg

This specimen was lot 30332 in Heritage sale 3029 (New York, January 2014), where it sold for $1,410. The catalog description[1] noted, "Franz I gold Ducat 1818-G, MS63 NGC. Fully brilliant with well-struck details. Just a few faint planchet flaws appear in the right obverse field." This type is noted for 1816-24 from Vienna, Kremnitz, Gunzburg (shown here), Venice and Karlsburg. This type, which is common, is listed in Friedberg under Hungary.

Recorded mintage: unknown but a slightly better date.

Specification: 3.49 g, .986 fine gold, .109 troy oz AGW.

Catalog reference: KM 2170, Fr-217.


  • Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900, 9th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
  • Friedberg, Arthur L. and Ira S. Friedberg, Gold Coins of the World, From Ancient Times to the Present, 9th ed., Clifton, NJ: Coin and Currency Institute, 2017.
  • [1]Bierrenbach, Cristiano, Stuart Levine and Bruce Lorich, Heritage World and Ancient Coins Auction 3029, featuring Selections from the Eric P. Newman Collection, Part III, Dallas, TX: Heritage Auction Galleries, 2013.

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