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Numismatics
Artist: Leonard Kastner, German, 1545–1550
Ruler: Friedrich II the Wise, German, 1482–1556
Mint: Neumarkt

1 Thaler of Leonard Kastner; Friedrich II the Wise from Neumarkt

1547

Silver

28.66 g, 10:00, 40.70 mm
Transfer from the Yale University Library, Numismatic Collection, 2001, Bequest of Edward Augustus Bowers, LL.B. 1881
2001.87.33101
Geography: 
Made in Neumarkt, Bavaria
Status: 
By appointment
Culture: 
German
Period: 
16th century
Classification: 
Numismatics
Provenance: 

Edwards Augustus Bowers, to 1920; Yale University Library, New Haven, Conn., 1920–2001; Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Conn.

Bibliography: 

N. Douglas Nicol, Standard Catalog of German Coins, 1501–Present, 3rd (Iola, Wis.: Krause Publications, 2011), 872, MB #135 (Pfalz-Electoral Pfalz).

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.