3 Pfennige - Frederick William III


Issuer Kingdom of Prussia (German States)
King Frederick William III (Friedrich Wilhelm III) (1797-1840)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1799-1804
Value 3 Pfennigs (3 Pfennige) (1⁄96)
Currency Thaler
Composition Billon (Ag .125)
Weight 0.72 g
Diameter 16 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 374,
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.
J# 3a,
Kurt Jaeger, Michael Kurt Sonntag; 2021. Die deutschen Münzen seit 1871 : mit Prägezahlen und Bewertungen (27th edition). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
Schr# 86
Friedrich Freiherr von Schrötter; 1927. Brandenburg-Fränkisches Münzwesen / Teil 1. 1350-1515 : das Münzwesen der hohenzollernschen Burggrafen von Nürnberg und der Markgrafen von Brandenburg in Franken. Verlag der Münzhandlung A. Riechman, Halle, Germany.
And 1 more volumes.


Crowned FWR monogram.

Script: Latin

Lettering: FWR


4-line inscription with denomination, date and mintmark.

Script: Latin

* 3 *


A Berlin, Germany (1280-date)

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1799 A 42%
1801 A 25%
1802 A 25%
1803 A 8%
1804 A 33%

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