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Taler

Made by: Unknown

Currently in storage


About this object

A round coin. On the obverse is an equal-armed cross with an eagle in the center and an inscription around the edge. The arms of the cross have a mask with feathers at each end. On the reverse is the double-headed eagle of the Holy Roman Empire with an inscription around the edge.

Category:
EXCHANGE MEDIA
Object name:
Taler
Made from:
Silver
Made in:
GERMANY
Date made:
1623
Size:
overall __ __ __ __1.75 IN
overall __ __ __ __4.44 CM

Detailed information for this item

Catalog number:
12.192
Class:
SILVER
Signature marks:
INSCRIPTION; DATE __on obverse: MONETA NOVA REIPUB FRANCOFVRTENSIS 1623; on reverse: FERDINANDUS II D:G ROM IMP SEMP AVGUST AE
Credit line:
Bequest of Marjorie Merriweather Post, 1973