Germany/France. Strasburg Bishopric. Johann v. Manderscheid. AD 1569 to 1592. Silver 2 Kreuzer dated 1590.

Ancient Coins - Germany/France. Strasburg Bishopric. Johann v. Manderscheid. AD 1569 to 1592. Silver 2 Kreuzer dated 1590.
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Strassburg is now in France, but at the time this coin was struck it was an Imperal Free City, in what was then German territory.

Denomination : Silver 2 Kreuzer (1/2 batzen).  Mint : Strassburg.

Date : AD 1590.

Size : 19.0 x 19.5 mm.  Weight : 1.18 grams.

Reference : Saurma 1949

Grade : VF with minor weak areas.

Obverse : Arms with the two digit date 90 at the sides, with IOHA D G EPS ARGEN ALLAN around.

Reverse : Double headed eagle with the denomination mark 2 in the center, with RVDOL'Z II IMP AVG PF DEC around (citing the Holy Roman Emperor, Rudolf II).

Price SKU: vcoin4310
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Rates for: 01/18/18

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