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Maximilian, 1 1/2 thaler

German (Innsbruck)
1505
Artist Benedict Burkart


Object Place: Innsbruck

Dimensions

Coin or medal: 46 mm, 12h

Accession Number

52.62

Medium or Technique

Metal; silver

Not On View

Collections

Europe

Classifications

Coins

Circular coin, 1 1/2 thaler, of Maximilian. Beaded rim on both faces.

Obverse: Half-length, profile bust of Maximilian, looking to proper right, wearing a crown and armor and holding a scepter in his right hand and sword in his left; inscribed at the edge in band “MAXIMILIANVS DEI GRA ROMANOR REX SEMPER AVGVSTVS”.

Reverse: Five shields; inscribed at the edge in beaded band “XPIA REGNOR REX HERS QZ ARCHIDVX AVSTRE PLVRIMAR DVX ET DO”.

Inscription

Obverse: Inscribed at the edge in band "MAXIMILIANVS DEI GRA ROMANOR REX SEMPER AVGVSTVS".

Reverse: Inscribed at the edge in beaded band "XPIA REGNOR REX HERS QZ ARCHIDVX AVSTRE PLVRIMAR DVX ET DO".

Provenance

Theodora Wilbour Fund No. 1 in memory of Zoë Wilbour-$76.50

Credit Line

Theodora Wilbour Fund in memory of Zoë Wilbour