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3 Kreuzer - Ferdinand I Vienna

3 Kreuzer - Ferdinand I (Vienna) -  obverse3 Kreuzer - Ferdinand I (Vienna) -  reverse

© M. Sander

Features

Country Austria - Habsburg
Emperor Ferdinand I (1519-1564)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1556-1559
Value 3 Kreuzer (1/20)
Currency Thaler (1520-1754)
Composition Silver
Weight 2.5 g
Diameter 22 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
References Markl# 186-203,
Die münzen, medaillen und prägungen mit namen und titel Ferdinand I.
by Moriz Markl
(A. Haase)
Schult# 4148
Deutsche Münzen aus der Zeit Karl V.
by Wolfgang Schulten
(Nümismatischer Verlag Schulten)

Obverse

Portrait of Ferdinand I with beard right, inner cirlce, legend around (starts 12h).

Lettering: FERDINAN. D. G. RO. HVNG. BOH. REX.

Reverse

Eagle head left with halo, Austrian shield on breast, inner circle divided below by an orb bearing the value. Legend around (starts 1h), date on top.

Lettering: INF HISP ARC // HID AVST D B date

Comments

Variants of legend listed by Markl (D B, D BV or D BVR, and ARCHID divided between R and C or between C and H, or replaced by ARC).

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1556  (fr) Markl#186, 187 & 190
1557  (fr) Markl#191-194
1558  (fr) Markl#196-197
1559  (fr) Markl#203

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