½ Thaler

Features

Issuer City of Zürich
Period Free imperial city (1218-1648)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1620
Value 1/2 Thaler (1/2)
Currency Dicken (1561-1621)
Composition Silver
Weight 13.12 g
Diameter 33 mm
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 97120
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References Hürlimann# 655,
Hans Hürlimann; 1966. Zürcher Münzgeschichte. Kommissionsverlag Berichthaus Zürich, Zürich.
HMZ 2# 1147b,
Jürg Richter, Ruedi Kunzmann; 2006. Der neue HMZ-Katalog / Band. 2. Die Münzen der Schweiz und Liechtensteins : 15./16. Jahrhundert bis Gegenwart. Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
Divo/Tob18# 375,
Jean-Paul Divo, Edwin Tobler; 1974. Die Münzen der Schweiz im 18. Jahrhundert. Bank Leu AG, Zürich, Switzerland.
KM# 34,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 5 more volumes.
Wunderly 1# 375
Wilhelm Tobler-Meyer; 1896. Die Münz- und Medaillen-Sammlung des Herrn Hans Wunderly v. Muralt in Zürich / Band 1. Münzen und Medaillen der Stadt und des Kantons Zürich und der ehemaligen Benedictinerabtei Rheinau : Erläutert und beschrieben von Wilhelm Tobler-Meyer. Albert Müller Kommissions-Verlag, Zürich, Switzerland.

Obverse

Lion with sword and orb, standing behind shield.

Lettering: MONETA·NOVA THVRICENSIS

Reverse

Imperial eagle within circle, date above in legend.

Lettering: 16·20.CIVITATIS·IMPERIALIS.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1620 

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