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Shell of thaler

Edge appears to be separating. Beaded rim on both faces. Obverse: Bust of man looking to proper left; inscribed at edge. Reverse: Cityscape with pinecone at center; inscribed at center and at edge.

Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at edge "IMP:CAES·FRED:III·P·F·GER:HVN:BOH:REX". Reverse: Inscribed at center "1643" and at edge "AVGVSTA·VIN DELICORVM".

Credit Line

Gift of Henry H. Fay

German (Augsburg), 1643

Accession Number

13.969

Medium or Technique

Metal

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Numismatics, Coins