Numismatics
Ruler: Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor, French, 1708–1765, ruled 1745–65
Mint: Nürnberg
Artist: Unknown
Magistrate: Johan Martin Forster, German, 1755–1764
Magistrate: Sigmund Scholz, German, 1760–1779

Silver Thaler of Nürnberg

1761

Silver

27.46 g, 12:00, 40.50 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Gift of Reverend William H. Owen, B.A. 1897
2001.87.32352
Culture: 
German
Period: 
18th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Geography: 
Made in Nürnberg, Germany
Status: 
By appointment
Provenance: 

Reverend William H. Owen, to 1938; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1938–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

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