5 Kreuzer - Maria Theresia Vienna


Country Austria - Habsburg
Empress Maria Theresia (1740-1780)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1772-1779
Value 5 kreuzer (1/12)
Currency Austro-Hungarian gulden (1754-1857)
Composition Silver (.438)
Weight 2.33 g
Diameter 21.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 1863,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Her# 1288-1290
Österreichische Münzprägungen
by Ludwig Herinek


Veiled bust right in wreath

Lettering: M • THERESIA • D • G • R • IMP • HU • BO • REG •


Crowned imperial double eagle with Austrian arms on breast. Value in a frame with wreath below, mint marks below talons.

Lettering: ARCHID • AUST • DUX • BURG • CO • TYR • date


There are variations among years. E.g. for 1778:

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1772 CK Her#1288
1778 CA Her#1289
1779 CA Her#1290

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