5 Kreuzer - Joseph II


Country Austria - Habsburg
Emperor Joseph II (1780-1790)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1788-1790
Value 5 Kreuzer (1/12)
Currency Austro-Hungarian gulden (1754-1857)
Composition Silver
Weight 2.83 g
Diameter 21 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 2061,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Her# 317,
Österreichische Münzprägungen
by Ludwig Herinek
Her# 318
Österreichische Münzprägungen
by Ludwig Herinek


Laureate portrait right of Joseph II of Habsburg within a wreath, mint mark under. Legend for "Joseph II Dei Gratia Romanorum Imperator Semper Augustus Germaniae Hungariae Bohemiae Rex"

Lettering: IOS II D G R I S A / GE HV BO REX


Double headed imperial eagle with arms of Austria and Lorraine. Value below in a frame between wreath. Legend around (starts 1h) for "Archidux Austriae Dux Burgundiae Lotharingiae Magnus Dux Hetruriae"

Lettering: ARCH AVST D BVRG / LOTH M D HET date

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1788 A 14% (fr) Her#317
1790 A 86% (fr) Her#318

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