Baden 1906-G 5 mark Dav-536
This specimen was lot 50432 in Ponterio sale 168 (Philadelphia, August 2012), where it sold for $266. The catalog description noted, "GERMANY. Baden. 5 Mark, 1906. NGC MS-63. Golden Wedding Anniversary." This type, issued 1906 only, is fairly common. This design was also sued on a two mark of 1906.
Recorded mintage: 60,000 plus a few proofs.
Specification: 27.77 g, .900 fine silver, 38 mm diameter.
Catalog reference: Dav-936; KM-277.
- Michael, Thomas, and Tracy L. Schmidt, Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000, 47th ed., Iola, WI: Krause Publications, 2019.
- Craig, William D., Germanic Coinages: Charlemagne through Wilhelm II, Mountain View, CA: 1954.
- Davenport, John S., European Crowns and Talers, Since 1800, 2nd Ed., London: Spink & Son, 1964.
- Ponterio, Richard, Ponterio sale 168: The Official ANA Auction, Irvine, CA: Stack's Bowers LLC, 2012.