¹⁄₂₈ Thaler - Theodor Adolf von der Recke


Issuer Bishopric of Paderborn (German states)
Prince-bishop Theodor Adolf von der Recke (1650-1661)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1653-1655
Value 1⁄28 Taler
Currency Thaler
Composition Billon (.417 silver)
Weight 2.051 g
Diameter 22 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 180457
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 77.1,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.
Schwede# 96,
Arnold Schwede; 2004. Das Münzwesen im Hochstift Paderborn 1566-1803. Verlag Bonifatius, Paderborn, Germany.
Weing Corvey# 135
Joseph Weingärtner; 1883. Die Gold- und Silber-Münzen der Abtei Corvey : nebst historischen nachrichten. Self-published, Münster, Germany.


Oval shield of 4-fold arms of Paderborn and Recke in baroque frame, superimposed on crossed sword and crozier, mitre above.

Lettering: T(-)HE(O). ADO. EP. PAD. C(O). P(I)(R).


Half-length facing figure of St. Liborius holding crozier, value 28 in exergue, date at end of legend.

Lettering: S. LIBO(RI). PAT(R). PAD(E)(RB).

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