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Germany Saxony 1, 1 1/2, and 2 Thaler  1601 to 1611
Germany Saxony 1, 1 1/2, and 2 Thaler 1601 to 1611

The old German State of Saxony was ruled by Christian II, Johann Georg I, and August jointly between 1591 and 1611. The silver thalers show Christian on the front and the other two on the back. There are variations in design and legend (especially ET ELEC). The catalogs show all these coins carrying approximately the same values, as listed below. With these old specimens, each coin stands on its own merits, so catalog values are very, very approximate.

CoinQuest thanks Leipziger M├╝nzhandlung und Auktion in Germany for use of their nice coin photo.

1 THALER (38 mm diameter)
worn: $100 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $300
well preserved: $700

1 1/2 THALER (40 mm diameter)
worn: $400 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $1000
well preserved: $2300

2 THALER (43 mm diameter)
worn: $400 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $1000
well preserved: $2500

Coin: 14103 , Genre: Central Europe North South
Requested by: Steve Morris, Wed, 03-Apr-2013 00:54:48 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Wed, 03-Apr-2013 02:37:38 GMT
Reviewed by CoinQuest. Appraisal ok., Sat, 21-Mar-2015 23:38:06 GMT
Requester description: 1606 CHRISTIAN:II:D:G:SA.RO:IMP:ARCHIM:ETEL. Along with male in armor, sword, date of 1606, shield with crossed swords and religious cross are on front side. one taler
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