10 Mark - Wilhelm II

Features

Issuer German New Guinea (Papua New Guinea)
Emperor Wilhelm II (1888-1918)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1895
Value 10 Mark
Currency Goldmark (1894-1895)
Composition Gold (.900)
Weight 3.982 g
Diameter 19.5 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Demonetized 15 April 1911
Number N# 26581
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 8,
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# 708
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
10
NEU-GUINEA
MARK
1895
A

Translation:
New Guinea Company
10
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
1895 A 2 000 $ 46 366 86%
1895 A $ 64 754 14% Proof

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 10 Mark - Wilhelm II
Künker
Auction 354
Lot 6585
Internet Archive
Sep 30, 2021 1895 A UNC
(MS65)
USD 48 172.80
(EUR 48 000.00)
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 10 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 10 Mark - Wilhelm II
Heritage Auctions
2015 January 4 - 5 NYINC World Coins & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - New York 3037
Lot 31093
Internet Archive
Jan 4, 2015 1895 A UNC
(MS64)
USD 49 350.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 10 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 10 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 10 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 10 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 10 Mark - Wilhelm II
Heritage Auctions
2021 March 25 - 27 The Paramount Collection World & Ancient Coins Signature Auction - Dallas 3096
Lot 30193
Internet Archive
Mar 25, 2021 1895 A – Proof UNC
(NGC PR65 Cameo)
USD 93 000.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 10 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 10 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 10 Mark - Wilhelm IIPicture 1 of a sold 10 Mark - Wilhelm II
Heritage Auctions
2020 January 12 - 13 World Coins Signature Auction - New York 3081
Lot 32159
Internet Archive
Jan 13, 2020 1895 A – Proof UNC
(NGC PR65)
USD 72 000.00
(incl. buyer's premium)

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