1 Thaler - Johann IV von Hoya

Features

Issuer Bishopric of Münster (German states)
Prince-bishop John IV of Hoya (1566-1574)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1570
Value 1 Thaler = 1 Taler (1)
Currency Thaler
Composition Silver
Weight 28.81 g
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 308503
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References MB# 160,
George S. Cuhaj (editor); Standard Catalog of World Coins (pre-1600) (unpublished). Krause Publications.
Dav CCT# 9582A,
John Stewart Davenport; 1975. German Church and City Talers 1600-1700. Spink & Son, London, United Kingdom.
Ilisch# XXXIII 2b
Peter Ilisch; 1994. Die mittelalterliche Münzprägung der Bischöfe von Münster. Aschendorffsche Verlagsbachhandlung, Münster, Germany.

Obverse

8-fold arms with central shield of Hoya, 3 helmets above

Lettering: IO. D. HOY. D. G. E. MON. A. OS. E. PA. EC .

Reverse

Full-length facing figure of St. Paul divides date, small shield of Münster arms below

Lettering:
SANCT PAVLVS. APOST .PATRON. MONASTER I.
15 70

Mint

Münster, Germany

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1570 

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