1 Groschen Matthiasgroschen

Features

Issuer City of Goslar (German States)
Period Free city
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1470-1540
Value 1 Groschen = 1⁄24 Thaler
Currency Thaler
Composition Silver
Weight 2.18 g
Diameter 24 mm
Shape Round (irregular)
Technique Hammered
Demonetized Yes
Number
N#
151587
References MB# 6,
George S. Cuhaj (editor); Standard Catalog of World Coins (pre-1600) (unpublished). Krause Publications.
And 1 more volumes.
BBK# 9a2
Heinrich Buck, Adalbert Büttner, Bernd Kluge; 1995. Die Münzen der Reichsstadt Goslar 1290 bis 1764 : Münzgeschichte und Geprägekatalog. Gebr. Mann Verlag, Berlin, Germany.

Obverse

Eagle in circle, inscriptions in Gothic letters.

Script: Latin (uncial)

Lettering: MONETA NOVA GOSLARENSIS

Lettering (regular font): MONETA NOVA GOSLARENSIS

Reverse

Facing figure of St. Matthias holding axe.

Script: Latin (uncial)

Lettering: SANCTVS-MATHIAS

Lettering (regular font): SANCTVS-MATHIAS

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1470-1540) 

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