1 Thaler Habsburg Empire (1526-1804) Silver

Your help is needed! Improve description
Denomination:
1 Thaler    (aboutThaler)
Metal:
Issue year(s):
1628

Catalog reference:

KM# 110

1628/1978, Salzburg. Silver "Cathedral Consecration" Thaler.

Mint Place: Vienna (A)
Reference: Davenport 3499 var. (here a 1978 dated proof restrike!), Zottl 1437, KM-110 var.
Denomination: Medallic Thaler Restrike - "Consecration of the Salzburg Cathedral Commemorative!"
Mint Year: 1978 (resembling the 1628 dated Cathedral Consecration Thaler, issued under Count Paris of Lodron).
Material: Silver (.925)
Diameter: 45mm
Weight: 34.73gm

Obverse: Cathedral dividing dates (16-28) held by Saint Rupert and Saint Virgil. Arms of Count Paris of Lodron below.
Comment: Mint initial (A), purity (925) and date of the actual striking (1978) in field below!
Legend: ECCLES.METROP.SALISB.DEDICATVR 25 SEPT A PARI DE ARCHIE

Reverse: Palaquin with reilics of Saitn Rupert and Saint Virgil carried by eight bishops with two winged angels below.
Legend: S:S.RVPERTVS.ET.VIRGILIVS.PATRONI.TRANFER.VNTVR 24 SEPT:

The first cathedral of Salzburg was built under Saint Vergilius, who might have used foundations by St. Rupert. The first Dom was recorded in 774. This original church thus experienced at least three extensive building and rebuilding campaigns during the early Middle Ages, the final result of which was a somewhat ad hoc Romanesque basilica. In 1598, the basilica was severely damaged, and after several failed attempts at restoration and reconstruction, the building was finally ordered to be demolished by Prince-Archbishop Wolf Dietrich (Archbishop from 1587-1612). The Salzburg Cathedral, which is still present today was designed by Santino Solari, and was completed in less than 15 years, being finished by 1628. Additionally, the cathedral is built partially upon the foundations of the old basilica. Indeed, the foundation stones of the preceding church building may be seen in the Domgrabungen, an excavation site under the cathedral that also features mosaics and other artifacts found here when this location was the forum of the Roman city Juvavum. One other surviving relic that predates the baroque edifice is the 14th Century Gothic baptismal font. The relics of Saint Rupert were transferred here when the cathedral was completed.

The Archbishopric of Salzburg was an ecclesiastical state of the Holy Roman Empire, roughly consisting of the present-day state of Salzburg (the ancient Roman city of Iuvavum) in Austria.

Since 1648, the Archbishop of Salzburg has also borne the title Primas Germaniae ("First [Bishop] of Germania"). The powers of this title – now non-jurisdictional – are limited to being the Pope’s first correspondent in the German-speaking world, but used to include the right to summon the Prince-electors. The Archbishop also has the title of legatus natus ("permanent legate") to the Pope, which, although not a cardinal, gives the Archbishop the privilege of wearing a cardinal’s scarlet vesture, even in Rome.

In the Holy Roman Empire, the Thaler was used as the standard against which the various states' currencies could be valued.

The Italian-Tyrolean Count Paris von Lodron (1619 to 1653) managed, thanks to his diplomatic talents, to keep Salzburg Land largely intact throughout the Thirty-Years War. The new university of Salzburg was also inaugurated in this period, and named after him.

type to read more

 

18 coins in the group
2 3

Collections: Add to Basket (900 X 458pixels, file size: ~180K)
Posted by: anonymous  2016-12-03
Salzburg, Erzbistum, Paris von Lodron Taler 1628. Auf die Domweihe. Probszt 1166, Davenport 3499. Henkelspur, gereinigt, vorzüglich

Collections: Add to Basket (900 X 458pixels, file size: ~176K)
Posted by: anonymous  2016-12-03
Salzburg, Erzbistum, Paris von Lodron Taler 1628. Auf die Domweihe. Der Hl. Rupert und der Hl. Virgil halten Dommodell, darunter Stiftswappen / Von acht Bischöfen getragener Reliquienschrein, darunter zwei Engel. Probszt 1166, Davenport 3499, Zöttl 1437. Minimal bearbeitet, sehr schön

Collections: Add to Basket (1537 X 708pixels, file size: ~275K)
Posted by: anonymous  2016-11-22
CoinWorldTV 1628, Salzburg, Count Paris von Lodron. Silver Thaler Coin. Cathedral Consecration! Mint Place: Salzburg Ruler: Count Paris von Lodron. Mint Year: 1628 (1-year type!) Reference: Davenport 3499, Zottl 1437, KM-110. R! Denomination: Thaler - "Consecration of t ...

Collections: Add to Basket (900 X 450pixels, file size: ~157K)
Posted by: anonymous  2016-06-26
Salzburg, Erzbistum, Paris von Lodron Taler 1628. Auf die Domweihe. Der Hl. Rupert und der Hl. Virgil halten Dommodell, darunter Stiftswappen / Von acht Bischöfen getragener Reliquienschrein, darunter zwei Engel. Probszt 1166, Davenport 3499, Zöttl 1437. Henkelspur, sehr schön

Collections: Add to Basket (1000 X 504pixels, file size: ~199K)
Posted by: anonymous  2015-12-06
Haus Habsburg Salzburg, Erzbistum Paris von Lodron 1619-1653. Taler 1628. Auf die Domweihe. Probszt 1166, Davenport 3499. Vorzüglich

Collections: Add to Basket (900 X 452pixels, file size: ~144K)
Posted by: anonymous  2015-11-27
Salzburg, Erzbistum, Paris von Lodron Taler 1628. Auf die Domweihe. Probszt 1166, Davenport 3499. Vorzüglich

Collections: Add to Basket Sold for: $66.0
Info: http://www.ebay.com/itm/302369504675 2017-07-10
GERMANY-BAVARIA 1843 2 Thaler (3 1/2 Gulden) Silver Crown VF

Collections: Add to Basket 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!

Collections: Add to Basket 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.
You may be interested in following coins
1 Thaler Austrian Empire (1804-1867) Silver Franz Joseph I (1830 - 1916)
1 Thaler Austrian Empire (1804-1867) Sil ...
group has   26 coins / 26 prices
20 Korona Kingdom of Hungary (1000-1918) Gold Franz Joseph I (1830 - 1916)
20 Korona Kingdom of Hungary (1000-1918) ...
group has   35 coins / 32 prices
2018-09-08 - Historical Coin Prices
120 Grana Italian city-states Silver
Coin prices from public sources
Details
2018-10-17 - Live Coin Catalog's improvements / coins grouping

30 coins were grouped from 2018-10-10 to 2018-10-17
One of them is:

    1 Thaler Austrian Empire (1804-1867) Sil ...
group has    90 coins / 116 prices



CoinWorldTV 1822, Austria, Emperor Francis I. Silver Thaler Coin. Gunzburg (Bavaria) mint! Min ...
You may be interested in ...
Dynasty tree and coins
Check yourself!

Coin Puzzle
Coins Prices