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Three Thalers

1789 B


Object Place: Germany

Accession Number

2004.1535

Not On View

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Coins

Obv: FRIED WILHELM KOENIG VON PREUSSEN around a bust to right.
Rev: R. THALER / 3 EINEN around a crowned heraldic shield with 17 at left and 89 at right; mint mark B at bottom.

Provenance

Collected by Sidney A. Wien (1902-1962), Atlanta, Georgia, between the mid-1940's and 1962; by descent to his daughter, Claire W. Morse, in 1962; to the MFA in November 2004, gift of Claire W. and Richard P. Morse.

Credit Line

The Sidney A. and Ellen M. Wien Collection—Given in their memory by Claire W. and Richard P. Morse