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Saxony (German States), Annaberg mint, 1 thaler (klappmützentaler), Friedrich III (the Wise) with Jo

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Saxony (German States), Annaberg mint, 1 thaler (klappmützentaler), Friedrich III (the Wise) with Jo
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This item SOLD at 2013 Nov 11 @ 16:59UTC-4 : AST/EDT
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Saxony (German States), Annaberg mint, 1 thaler (klappmützentaler), Friedrich III (the Wise) with Johann and Georg (1483-1525), struck 1507-1525 (time and place of Martin Luther). Dav-9709. 28.91 grams. Attractively toned VF+ with bold full details, including bust of Friedrich III on obverse, who was famous for having Martin Luther brought to his castle for protection in 1521 when Luther was banned by the Holy Roman Empire by the Diet of Worms. Pedigreed to the Ponterio auction of September 2002, with original lot-tag #971.

Note: The top and edge show marks and extra metal from mounting.