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2 Pfennig - Karl VI

Features

Country Austria - Habsburg (Plague Hospitals)
Emperor Karl VI (1711-1740)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1730
Value 2 Pfennig (1/120)
Currency Thaler
Composition Copper
Weight 1.1 g
Diameter 17 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
References Her# 1222
Österreichische Münzprägungen
by Ludwig Herinek
(Eigenverlag)

Obverse

Crowned double headed eagle, emperor's mark C.VI inside the shield.

Lettering: C.VI

Reverse

Legend in 3 lines for "Pestiensis Xenodochii Moneta Militaris", value in a frame surrounded by palms below.

Lettering:
PESTIEN-
SIS
XEN:MON:MIL:
2

Translation: Military coinage for Pest Hospitals

Comments

Minted for plague hospitals "Pester Invalidenhaus".
Also referenced in CNA vol.V #152 a-4

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1730 

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