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Two Thalers

Obv: FRIEDRICUS [BO]RUSSORUM REX around a bust to right. Rev: [?] 2 / EINEN / REICHS / THALER / 1771 / mint mark E at bottom.

Provenance

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.

Credit Line

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

1771

Object Place

Germany

Accession Number

2004.1534

Collections

Americas

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins