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2 Thaler - Ferdinand II Vienna

Features

Country Austria - Habsburg
Emperor Ferdinand II (1619-1637)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1620-1624
Value 2 Thaler (2)
Composition Silver
Weight 57.1 g
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 273, Her# 285-292
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Österreichische Münzprägungen
by Ludwig Herinek
(Eigenverlag)

Obverse

Portrait with ruffled collar facing right, mint mark (chevron) in legend below.

Lettering: FERDINANDVS II D G R (Λ) I S AVG G HUNG BO REX

Reverse

Imperial eagle with composite arms, small shield of Austria below.

Lettering: ARCHID AVS DVX // BVR CO TYR eC date

Edge

Smooth, thick flan.

2 Thaler - Ferdinand II (Vienna)

© Image courtesy of Auktionen Frühwald

Comments

Variations for portrait and legends:
1620, Her# 285, laurel crown without knot. KM#273.1
1621 and 1622. With knot. KM#273.2
1624. Several variations including our illustration , Her#292 with smaller portrait.

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1620  (fr) Her#285
1621  date 621
1622  (fr) Her#287
1623  (fr) Her#288
1624  (fr) Her#290-291. KM#273.4
1624  Her#289. Fernandinus without II
1624  Her#292 smaller portrait

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