1 Pfennig - Maria Theresia

1 Pfennig - Maria Theresia -  obverse1 Pfennig - Maria Theresia -  reverse

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Country Austria - Habsburg
Empress Maria Theresia (1740-1780)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1759-1765
Value 1 Pfennig (1/240)
Currency Austro-Hungarian gulden (1754-1857)
Composition Copper
Weight 2.4 g
Diameter 19.9 mm
Thickness 1.2 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 1979,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Her# 1704-1710
Österreichische Münzprägungen
by Ludwig Herinek


Diademed young bust of Maria Theresia of Habsburg to the right. Letters are for "Dei Gratiae Romanorum Imperatrix Germaniae Hungariae Bohemiae Regina"

Lettering: M THERES D G R // I GE HU BO REG

Translation: by the grace of God Roman Empress, of Hungary and Bohemia Queen


Crowned arms, originally of the Dukes of Babenberg, then integrated to the Habsburger arms, value divides date at bottom.





Variants for 1759 and 1764: ex.

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1759  61.57 4% (fr) ... D G // RO ... Her#1705
1759  11.91 8.80 33% (fr) ... G R // I GE ... Her#1704
1759  0.6% (fr) vieux portrait Her#1706
1760  3%
1764  10%
1765  3.33 5.95 68%

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