1 Mark - Wilhelm II

Features

Issuer German New Guinea (Papua New Guinea)
Emperor Wilhelm II (1888-1918)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1894
Value 1 Mark
Currency Goldmark (1894-1895)
Composition Silver (.900)
Weight 5.556 g
Diameter 24 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Demonetized 15 April 1911
Number N# 26579
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 5,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 5 more volumes.
J# 705
Kurt Jaeger, Michael Kurt Sonntag; 2019. Die deutschen Münzen seit 1871 : mit Prägezahlen und Bewertungen (26th edition). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.

Obverse

Bird of Paradise.

Engraver: Otto Schultz

Reverse

Denomination and date within palm wreath.

Script: Latin

Lettering:
NEU-GUINEA COMPAGNIE
1
NEU-GUINEA
MARK
1894
A

Translation:
New Guinea Company
1
New Guinea
Mark

Engraver: Emil Weigand

Edge

Reeded

Mint

A Berlin, Germany (1280-date)

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1894 A 45 000 $ 151 $ 216 $ 1889 93% 11,669 were melted
1894 A 7% Proof

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm II
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Select Auction 232225
Lot 64450
Internet Archive
Jun 16, 2022 1894 A – 11,669 were melted UNC
(NGC MS63)
USD 1560.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm II
Katz
E-Auction 60
Lot 1793
Internet Archive
May 14, 2022 1894 A – 11,669 were melted UNC USD 402.44
(EUR 401.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm II
Heritage Auctions
2022 May 5 - 7 Central States World Coins & Ancient Coins Platinum Session and Signature® Auction 3099
Lot 31816
Internet Archive
May 5, 2022 1894 A – 11,669 were melted UNC
(PCGS MS66)
USD 2400.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm II
Heritage Auctions
2022 January 18 - 19 NYINC World Coins Signature Auction 3098
Lot 33648
Internet Archive
Jan 18, 2022 1894 A – 11,669 were melted UNC
(PCGS MS65)
USD 3360.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm II
Heritage Auctions
2021 May 6 - 7 World and Ancient Coins Platinum Night Auction - Dallas 3091
Lot 32448
Internet Archive
May 6, 2021 1894 A – 11,669 were melted UNC
(PCGS MS66)
USD 2220.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm II
Heritage Auctions
2021 January 21 - 22 NYINC World & Ancient Coins Platinum & Signature Auction - Dallas 3089
Lot 32560
Internet Archive
Jan 21, 2021 1894 A – 11,669 were melted UNC
(PCGS MS66)
USD 2100.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm II
Heritage Auctions
2019 September 5 - 9 Long Beach Expo World & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Long Beach 3076
Lot 33820
Internet Archive
Sep 5, 2019 1894 A – 11,669 were melted UNC
(PCGS MS63)
USD 552.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm II
Heritage Auctions
2019 April 25 - 29 Central States World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Chicago 3073
Lot 30977
Internet Archive
Apr 29, 2019 1894 A – 11,669 were melted UNC
(NGC MS65)
USD 1440.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm II
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232119
Lot 62377
Internet Archive
May 12, 2021 1894 A – 11,669 were melted AU
(PCGS AU58)
USD 422.40
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 1 Mark - Wilhelm II
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232015
Lot 62298
Internet Archive
Apr 8, 2020 1894 A – 11,669 were melted AU
(NGC AU53)
USD 240.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
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