1865, German States, Bremen (Free Hanseatic City). Silver Shooting Thaler Coin.
Mint Year: 1865 Mint Place: Bremen (City) Reference: Davenport 628, AKS 16, KM-248. Denomination: Thaler (2nd German Shooting Festival) Condition: Light scratches in fields, otherwsei a nice XF-AU! Weight: 17.52gm Diameter: 33mm Material: Silver
Obverse: Crowned shield of bremen (Key), supported by lions looking back. Legend: FREIE HANSESTADT BREMEN Exergue: EIN THALER GOLD Reverse: German iron cross above inscription in six lines. All within oak-wreath, crossed rifles and mint initial (B) below. Legend: ZWEITES BUNDES- SCHIESSEN IN BREMEN 1865 / B
The City Municipality of Bremen is a Hanseatic city in northwestern Germany. A port city along the river Weser, about 60 km (37 mi) south from its mouth on the North Sea.