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1 Thaler - Ferdinand I Linz

Features

Country Austria - Habsburg
Emperor Ferdinand I (1519-1564)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1542-1545
Value 1 Thaler (1)
Currency Thaler (1520-1754)
Composition Silver
Weight 28.6 g
Diameter 40 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
References Dav EC IV# 8016,
European Crowns since 1800.
by John S. Davenport
(Galesburg 1974. (Spink & Son, Ltd))
Markl# 378-408
Die münzen, medaillen und prägungen mit namen und titel Ferdinand I.
by Moriz Markl
(A. Haase)

Obverse

Portrait in armour of Ferdinand I young and without beard, facing left, with sceptre and sword, in a beaded circle. Vertical date left.

Lettering: FERDINAND D G ROM VNG BOE DAL CRA RE

Reverse

Eagle, head left with halo, composite shield part of Hungary, Bohemia, Austria/Burgundy and Castilla/Leon, in a beaded circle. Small shield of Upper Austria (Oberösterreich) in the legend below.

Lettering: INF HISPA ARCHIDVX // AVSTRIE DUX BVRGVN +

Comments

Many variants of legend and punctuation referenced by Markl for each year. E.g. for 1542:

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1542  (fr) 4Z
1543 
1544 
1545 

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