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Maximilian, 1 1/2 thaler

Circular coin, 1 1/2 thaler, of Maximilian. Beaded rim on both faces. Obverse: Half-length, profile bust of Maximilian, looking to proper right, wearing a crown and armor and holding a scepter in his right hand and sword in his left; inscribed at the edge in band "MAXIMILIANVS DEI GRA ROMANOR...

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Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at the edge in band "MAXIMILIANVS DEI GRA ROMANOR REX SEMPER AVGVSTVS". Reverse: Inscribed at the edge in beaded band "XPIA REGNOR REX HERS QZ ARCHIDVX AVSTRE PLVRIMAR DVX ET DO".

Provenance

Theodora Wilbour Fund No. 1 in memory of Zoë Wilbour-$76.50

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour

German (Innsbruck), 1505

Object Place

Innsbruck

Accession Number

52.62

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins