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Three Thalers

Obv: FRIED WILHELM KOENIG VON PREUSSEN around a bust to right. Rev: R. THALER / 3 EINEN around a crowned heraldic shield with 17 at left and 89 at right; mint mark B at bottom.


Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.

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The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse

1789 B

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Numismatics, Coins