Medieval Germany Goslar Taler  1542
Medieval Germany Goslar Taler 1542

'Domini Maria Mater' means 'Mary Mother of God' and that is, no doubt, a depiction of Mary with baby Jesus on this old taler coin from the city of Goslar, Germany. The 'moneta civita' inscription is roughly the same as our 'legal tender' today.

If your coin is in beautiful shape, like the one in our picture from Manfred Olding Munzenhandlung in Osnabruck, Germany, it is a valuable coin indeed. Sir Olding sold this coin for about $3000 US dollars. Much of this value comes from the fact that Olding's coin is nicely preserved and has no problems such as cleanings, scratches, dents, and stains.


If you would like to sell your coin you must account for the fact that reputable dealers like Manfred Olding must make a profit to stay in business. So a retail sale of $3000 may have come from buying the coin around the $2000 mark.

CoinQuest thanks Manfred Olding Munzenhandlung for use of their coin image.

Consider contacting Olding or any other reputable coin dealer for more information on your coin. Write to CoinQuest and we will send you our list of preferred Internet dealers.

Congratulations on a great coin!

Coin: 4611 , Genre: Central Europe North South
Requested by: , Fri, 25-Jun-2010 00:58:11 GMT
Answered by: Paul, Thu, 26-Jun-2014 23:30:12 GMT
Reviewed by CoinQuest. Appraisal ok., Sun, 30-Aug-2015 19:15:37 GMT
Requester description: 1545 domini 1545 maria mater imperialis gosiarlen moneta civita one side - standing figure with staff in right hand other side - eaglea facing left
Tags: medieval germany goslar taler thaler midieval mediaeval greman deustch bundesrepublik deutchland bundersrepublik bundsrepublik deutschen duetsches dutches deutiches deutsches deutscherlander deutschiand deuches bundesrepublic germanic bundesrublika deutschland germeny gremany dutchland deutsch deutsche deut germandy deutschem deutshen bundesrepublika deutscher german devtsch deutches deutchlands deutchen deutschlands devtscher vereinsthaler joachimstaler thalers domini maria mater imperialis imperial gosiarlen moneta civita one standing stand staff hand eaglea eagle imperil imperium imperii impery imperio ones stands eaglets egals eable egal eagles eag ealge eagel baby child mary madonna circle rays ray boy girls childs boys kid girl children maddonna maddona circled encircle crrcle cirle circlet ring circles circlr circal citcle encircled circuit ringed circumscibed incircled cirlce circel circumference encircles encircling rings circling cirlces circular cicurling circumscribed beams radiating radiates raduate beam readiate radiate radiant hawk falcon




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