(sold for $81.0)


1576, Netherlands, Holland. Silver Lion Daalder (Dog Dollar) Coin. Damaged!

Mint Year: 1576 Province: Holland State: Netherlands (United Provinces) Denomination: Lion Dollar / Dog Dollar (Leeuwendaalder in Dutch) Reference: Davenport 8838, Delmonte 831 (first year of issue according to Delmonte!). Condition: A heavy hit in obverse and a larg scratch in obverse, minor deposits, otherwise VF/aXF! Weight: 26.32gm Diameter: 40mm Material: Silver

Obverse: Standing knight left, head right, in front of his legs arms shield bearing a standing lion. Legend: MO · NO · ARG · 15 76 · ORDIN · HOL

Reverse: Heraldic lion left with long ornate S-like tail.  Legend: CONFIDENS · DNO · NON·. MOVETVR · * · Translated: "Relying on God I shall not be Confounded".

The lion dollar circulated throughout the Middle East and was imitated in several German and Italian cities. It was also popular in the Dutch East Indies as well as in the Dutch New Netherlands Colony (New York). The lion dollar also circulated throughout the English colonies during the Seventeenth and early Eighteenth centuries. Examples circulating in the colonies were usually fairly well worn so that the design was not fully distinguishable, thus they were sometimes referred to as "dog dollars."

Holland is a region in the western part of the Netherlands. The term Holland is also frequently used as a pars pro toto to refer to the whole of the   Netherlands. This usage is generally accepted but disliked by many   Dutch people in the other parts of the Netherlands.

From the 10th century to the 16th century, Holland   proper was a unified political region, a county ruled by the Count of   Holland. By the 17th century, Holland had risen to become a maritime and   economic power, dominating the other provinces of the Dutch Republic.

Only 1$ shipping for each additional item purchased!

type to read more
This coin has been sold for   $81.0

Notes: https://www.ebay.com/itm/154325268872 2021-02-16

Page Cache: http://st.coinshome.net/page-cache/a3a960765e5549c2b440656f2627c066.html
Online collections - Toolbar
Posted by: anonymous
Additional views:
2021-02-25 - New coin is added to 1 Daalder Dutch Republic (1581 - 1795) Silver

    1 Daalder Dutch Republic (1581 - 1795) Silver
group has    4 coins / 4 prices

Niederlande-Zeeland, Provinz. Löwentaler 1598. Davenport 8870, Delmonte 838. Durchgehende Schrötlingsfehler, fast sehr schön
2021-02-23 - New coin is added to 1/2 Penny Isle of Man Copper

    1/2 Penny Isle of Man Copper
group has    6 coins / 5 prices

CoinWorldTV 1733, Isle of Man (British Dependency), Lord James Murray. Copper ½ Penny Coin. Mint Year: 1733 Denomination: ½ Penny Reference: S-7409, KM-3. Condition: A well-circulated VF+ ...
You may be interested in ...
Dynasty tree and coins
Check yourself!

Coin Puzzle
Coins Prices