Sold for: $120.0 Info: http://www.noble.com.au/auctions/lot/?id=268971
Estimate $100 S ... ROMANIA-TRANSYLVANIA, Michael Apafi (1661-1690), silver twelve groschen or zwolfer, 1673, obv. around MI.APAF-.D.G. PT.-* , bust to right with armour, wearing fur hat and sceptre ...
Sold for: $280.0 Info: http://www.ebay.com/itm/151150851176
Oct 31, 2013 1842, Frankfurt (Free City). Huge Silver Double Thaler (3½ Gulden) Coin. 37gm!
Sold for: $400.0 Info: http://www.noble.com.au/auctions/lot/?id=258314
Estimate $150 S ... GERMANY, Prussia, Friedrich Wilhelm IV (1840-1861), silver double thaler or 3 1/2 gulden, 1841A (KM.440.1). Extremely fine or better.
As additional silver deposits were discovered in the colonial territories there was a pressing demand to export it to Spain as quickly as possible.
To do this, starting in the reign of Philip II, the mints produced irregular coinage called cob ...