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Germany Bavaria 10 and 20 Kreuzer  1753 to 1777
Germany Bavaria 10 and 20 Kreuzer 1753 to 1777

Maximilian III Joseph (MAX IOS) ruled in the old German State of Bavaria between 1745 and 1777, He issued these 10 and 20 kreuzer coins in silver during that time, and the pattern was picked up by several of his predecessors and in neighboring states. The 'denomination within pedestal' appears on many coins of the period. The reverse inscription IN DEO CONSILIUM means 'In God's plan.'

Most of these coins you see today are pretty well beat up. If you can find one in good condition, you have a nice collectible with decent value. Here is what the catalogs say. All dates within the specified ranges carry roughly the same value. Note also that values depend on the diameter of the coin in some cases.

10 KREUZER 1754 to 1758
worn: $25 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $130
well preserved: $260

10 KREUZER 1763 to 1770 diameter 27 mm
worn: $15 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $60
well preserved: $130

10 KREUZER 1764 to 1777 diameter 25 mm
worn: $7 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $30
well preserved: $60

20 KREUZER 1763 to 1777 diameter 27 mm
worn: $8 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $30
well preserved: $60

20 KREUZER 1763 to 1776 diameter 29 mm
worn: $15 US dollars approximate catalog value
average circulated: $60
well preserved: $130

All values on this page are catalog values. That means they are inflated over what is generally paid. See our Important Terminology page for correct interpretation of catalog values.

Coin: 16996 , Genre: Central Europe North South
Requested by: IAN, Tue, 13-May-2014 13:06:05 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Tue, 13-May-2014 14:01:01 GMT
Reviewed by CoinQuest. Appraisal ok., Thu, 28-Apr-2016 20:18:43 GMT
Requester description: 1774 Hi I've got a coin, I guess from Germany (or a German state). On on side there is a head of a person. It's written: D.G.MAX.IOS.U.B.&P.S.D.G.R.S... On the other side there is a coat of arms. 10 in the middle. 17 on one side and 74 on the other. IN DEO CONSTILLUM. Thanks. 10 kraizer
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