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4012- Breslau (City). Ducat, 1554

Currency:USD Category:Coins & Paper Money Start Price:1,000.00 USD Estimated At:2,000.00 - 2,500.00 USD
4012- Breslau (City). Ducat, 1554
<Our item number 109351><B>Breslau &#40;City&#41;. Ducat, 1554.</B> Fr-445; Saurma-Jeltsch Pl XXXXI #21. 3.52 grams. 21.58 mm. Breslau. City coinage. Obv. Standing monarch within inner circle, broken by lance, sword and crown- holding lance in right hand and cloak, sword and shield in left hand. Leg: -*S*WENCES---LAVS*D*B &#40;eagle&#41;. <I>Reverse:</I> Shield within inner circle. Leg: *MO.AVR.WRATISLAVIENSIS*1554. <B>NGC graded MS-62.</B> <BR><BR>An amazing grade for this type. Breslau had a tumultous history being fought over by Poland and Germany throughout the centuries. Add to that Bohemian and Hungarian intrigues, and the poor citizens of the city often didn&#39;t know who they belonged to. <BR>Estimated Value &#36;2,000-2,500. <I><BR>The Dr. Jacob Terner Collection.</I> <BR><BR>Our item number 109351<BR><IMAGES><P ALIGN="CENTER"><IMG SRC="http://www.goldbergcoins.net/liveauction/41jpegs/109351.jpg"> <BR><IMG SRC="http://www.goldbergcoins.net/liveauction/41jpegs/109351N2.jpg"> </P></IMAGES>