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Categories  •  Stack's March 2006 The Dr. Alfred R. Globus Collection World Gold Coinage Europe Austria and Austrian States
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Lot # Description GradeView our Explanation of Comparative Grading Hammer Price
1 AUSTRIAN NETHERLANDS (REVOLUTION OF 1790) CH BU $5,750.00
AUSTRIAN NETHERLANDS (REVOLUTION OF 1790). Lion d'or, 1790. Brussels. Lion with sword supports shield,...
Lion d'or, 1790. Brussels. Lion with sword supports shield, Latin mottoes LIBERTAS, To the Lord is the Kingdom. Rv. Shields of 11 Provinces that today comprise Belgium and Luxembourg, Latin And He Himself Shall Rule the Peoples. Fr.402 (Belgium), KM 51. One of 3,805 struck during the uprising against the anti-religious and centralizing reforms of Emperor... (Est. $4000-$5000)  more
2 SALZBURG. Archbishop Paris von Lodron, 1619-1653 (see below) $400.00
SALZBURG. Archbishop Paris von Lodron, 1619-1653. 3 Ducats, 1628 (Restrike 1928). Salzburg Cathedral...
3 Ducats, 1628 (Restrike 1928). Salzburg Cathedral Dedication. Saints support baroque façade flanked by 16 - 28, minute striking date 1928 over Archbishop's Arms. Rv. Saints Rupert and Virgilius support oval Arms, QVI. FVNDASTIS. PROTEGITE. MDCXVI. Tiny Austrian Gold article hallmark plus J.C, 986. Type Fr.749, KM unlisted. (Est. $700-$900)
3 Archbishop Guidobald von Thun und Hohenstein, 1654-1668 BU $550.00
Archbishop Guidobald von Thun und Hohenstein, 1654-1668. ½ Ducat, 1659. St. Rupert enthroned...
½ Ducat, 1659. St. Rupert enthroned with reliquary and crozier. Rv. Arms as Archbishop and Apostolic Legate. Fr.776, KM 163. Fully lustrous and near-Choice. Brilliant Uncirculated. PCGS MS62. (Est. $450-$550)
4 Archbishop Max Gandolph von Künburg, 1668-1687 AU $6,000.00
Archbishop Max Gandolph von Künburg, 1668-1687. 3 Ducats, 1682. 1,100th Anniversary of the City....
3 Ducats, 1682. 1,100th Anniversary of the City. Radiant triangle over Archbishop-Legate's Arms, inscription of gratitude to God the Founder, Author, Conservator. Rv. Translation of the Relics of four early Christian Martyrs, Archbishop leading saints bearing palms and implements of their martyrdom. Fr.786, KM 236. Splendid baroque style recalls... (Est. $4000-$5000)  more
5 Archbishop Max Gandolph von Künburg, 1668-1687 CH BU $450.00
Archbishop Max Gandolph von Künburg, 1668-1687. Silver Strike from the Dies for the 3 Ducats,...
Silver Strike from the Dies for the 3 Ducats, 1682. 1,100th Anniversary of the City. Types as above, roller die impression of exceptional fidelity, featuring abundant lustre and vividly accurate detail on either side. Type of Fr.7856. Prachtexemplar, Choice Brilliant Uncirculated. (Est. $650-$750)
6 Archbishop Max Gandolph von Künburg BU $2,200.00
Archbishop Max Gandolph von Künburg. 2 Ducats, 1673. Nimbate Saint Rupert enthroned holding reliquary...
2 Ducats, 1673. Nimbate Saint Rupert enthroned holding reliquary and crozier. Rv. Oval 6-fold Arms of Archbishop and Apostolic Legate. Fr.811, KM 196. Lovely gleaming lustre shows a few light hairlines which are of minimal visual effect. Brilliant Uncirculated. (Est. $2000-$2500)
Categories  •  Stack's March 2006 The Dr. Alfred R. Globus Collection World Gold Coinage Europe Denmark
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7 Christian IV, 1588-1648 VF $2,750.00
Christian IV, 1588-1648. Ducat, 1644. Standing armored King holding sword and orb. Rv. Latin and Hebrew...
Ducat, 1644. Standing armored King holding sword and orb. Rv. Latin and Hebrew inscription IUSTUS/ (JEHOVAH)/ IUDEX, God the Just Judge, Hebrew JEHOVAH shown with full vowel signs. Fr.39, KM 141. This coin of Denmark's warrior King is widely collected for its obvious Judaic links. Its distinctive design captures the Old Testament fervor of the Reformation... (Est. $1250-$1750)  more
8 Frederik III, 1648-1670 BU $2,000.00
Frederik III, 1648-1670. ½ Ducat, 1659. Crowned bust r. in elaborate armor. Rv. Cruciform crowned...
½ Ducat, 1659. Crowned bust r. in elaborate armor. Rv. Cruciform crowned F 3 monograms, one of several Scandinavian designs clearly inspired by contemporary British coinage. Fr.102, KM 229. Full lustre and a fine planchet crease distinguish this lovely strike. Brilliant Uncirculated. (Est. $1500-$2000)
9 Frederik III. BU $9,400.00
Frederik III. Ducat, 1668. Mailed bust r. in dotted circle. Rv. 9-fold Arms of Denmark and her possessions....
Ducat, 1668. Mailed bust r. in dotted circle. Rv. 9-fold Arms of Denmark and her possessions. Fr.82, KM 304. This coin's portrait is distinctly unflattering though true to life. Frederik III wished to devote his life to the Lutheran state church but was elected King at a difficult time. Defeated by the Swedes, he nonetheless succeeded with internal reforms,... (Est. $3000-$4000)  more
10 Christian V, 1670-1699 CH AU to BU $5,000.00
Christian V, 1670-1699. Broad Ducat, 1671 GK. Mailed bust r., titles King of the Danes, Norwegians...
Broad Ducat, 1671 GK. Mailed bust r., titles King of the Danes, Norwegians and Goths. Rv. Danish crown over oval Arms of Denmark (3 lions and 9 hearts), Norway (lion on axe), Sweden (3 crowns) with titles as Duke of Schleswig, Holstein, Count of Ditmarsh. Fr.140, KM 340. With its unusual 25.7mm planchet, this distinctive issue is substantially more... (Est. $2500-$3000)  more
11 Christian V. BU $6,500.00
Christian V. Ducat, 1680. Large laureate and armored bust r. Rv. Three interlocking C5 monograms of...
Ducat, 1680. Large laureate and armored bust r. Rv. Three interlocking C5 monograms of great complexity. Fr.141, KM 388. This pleasing design was struck only in 1679, 1680 and 1685, all of substantial rarity. This monarch generated a remarkable array of innovative designs in a reign of less than 30 years, all tending toward greater and greater elaboration.... (Est. $3000-$3500)  more
12 Christian V. BU $3,250.00
Christian V. Ducat, 1691. Large crown over florid intertwining monogram CC 55. Rv. Crowned 3-fold...
Ducat, 1691. Large crown over florid intertwining monogram CC 55. Rv. Crowned 3-fold Arms of Denmark, Norway and Sweden. Fr.201, KM 414. This very ornate one-year design recalls a monarch whose determination to reform his kingdom with the aid of his energetic Chancellor Count Peter Griffenfeld was largely frustrated by a hostile nobility. Brilliant Uncirculated.
13 Christian V. AU $4,000.00
Christian V. Ducat, 1694. Older mailed bust r. wearing the Order of the Elephant. Rv. Triangle of...
Ducat, 1694. Older mailed bust r. wearing the Order of the Elephant. Rv. Triangle of the Trinity containing 3 Hebrew letters YOD at the center of three double C's. Fr.144, KM 438. This coin's 20.4mm diameter shows the startling contrasts in this ruler's one-Ducat coinage, such as the 25.7mm Broad Ducat above. Here is a small but appealing coin with... (Est. $1500-$2000)  more
14 Christian V. BU $1,800.00
Christian V. ½ Ducat, 1694. Similar mailed bust r. Rv. Large Danish crown over P & I/ 16 (Heart)...
½ Ducat, 1694. Similar mailed bust r. Rv. Large Danish crown over P & I/ 16 (Heart) 94. Fr.162, KM 437. A jewel-like tiny coin displaying a meticulous strike on a fully round planchet of the highest quality. Brilliant Uncirculated with the visual impact of Choice. (Est. $1500-$2000)
15 Frederik V. 1746-1766 BU $1,200.00
Frederik V. 1746-1766. Pewter Pattern Ducat, 1746. Laureate armored bust r. Rv. Ancient prow with...
Pewter Pattern Ducat, 1746. Laureate armored bust r. Rv. Ancient prow with standard of the Danish Asiatic Company, REGALIBUS AVSPICIIS, Under Royal Auspices above, EX AURO SINICO, From Chinese Gold below. This chartered company was one of the King's only interests in affairs of state. It had its greatest commercial success in India, where the Danish enclave... (Est. $1500-$2000)  more
16 Frederik V. BU $2,000.00
Frederik V. Ducat, 1748. Equestrian King Frederik V charging r., date in exergue. Rv. Field-filling...
Ducat, 1748. Equestrian King Frederik V charging r., date in exergue. Rv. Field-filling crowned F 5 monogram. Fr.277, KM 573. This full-weight Ducat is only 16.8mm in diameter and 1.12mm thick, dramatizing once again the remarkable variations in size shown by Danish Gold during several reigns. Lustrous flash and an exceptionally detailed strike give this... (Est. $1500-$2000)  more
17 Frederik V. BU $3,750.00
Frederik V. Ducat, 1754 VH. Bare head r. in elaborate peruke. Rv. 3-masted sailing ship l., DVCE PRVDENTIA,...
Ducat, 1754 VH. Bare head r. in elaborate peruke. Rv. 3-masted sailing ship l., DVCE PRVDENTIA, CONSTANTIA COMITE, Prudence Leading, Constancy Sending. Fr.268, KM 583. The ship theme fits neatly with Frederik's active interest in overseas trade after he relinquished nearly all other matters of state to his chief minister Count Johann Hartwig von Bernstorff.... (Est. $3500-$4000)  more
Categories  •  Stack's March 2006 The Dr. Alfred R. Globus Collection World Gold Coinage Europe France
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18 Louis XIII, 1610-1643 BU $2,600.00
Louis XIII, 1610-1643. Écu d'or, 1642 A. Paris. Différents Cinquefoil (Jean Warin at...
Écu d'or, 1642 A. Paris. Différents Cinquefoil (Jean Warin at Monnaie du Louvre, 1641-1645) and Star. Crowned shield and royal titles. Rv. Arabesque cross with lis at tips, Cinquefoil divides Latin motto CHRISTVS . REGNAT. VINC. ET IMP., Christ Reigns, Conquers, Commands. Gad.55, Fr.398, KM 123 but unlisted date. This coin shows a smaller diameter... (Est. $3500-$4500)  more
19 Louis XIII. AU $5,500.00
Louis XIII. 2 Louis d'or, 1640 A. Paris. Laureate head r., no berries in crown, title LVD. XIII. Rv....
2 Louis d'or, 1640 A. Paris. Laureate head r., no berries in crown, title LVD. XIII. Rv. Cruciform crowned double L's, lis in angles, Latin motto Christ Conquers, Reigns, Commands. Gad.59, Fr.409. Louis XIII succeeded his father Henri IV upon his assassination. The young King was first dominated by his mother Marie de Médicis and later by... (Est. $7000-$8000)  more
20 Louis XIII. CH BU $3,750.00
Louis XIII. Louis d'or au mèche courte, 1643 A. Laureate head r. with short curl resting on...
Louis d'or au mèche courte, 1643 A. Laureate head r. with short curl resting on neck. Rv. Types as above, the distinctive legend starts at 10:00 with CHRS+ and ends with abbreviation IMP. Gad.58, Fr.410, KM 105. Softly glowing rich yellow gold imparts impressive richness to this glorious example. Immaculate fields and needle-sharp reliefs show this... (Est. $4000-$5000)  more
21 Louis XIV, 1643-1715 CH AU $1,900.00
Louis XIV, 1643-1715. Louis d'or à la mèche courte, 1644 D. Lyon. Laureate boy's head...
Louis d'or à la mèche courte, 1644 D. Lyon. Laureate boy's head r. with long curl on the neck. Rv. Crowned cruciform double L's, mintmark 'D' at center, lis in angles, 5-point star after IMP. First year of this distinctive design struck at Lyon. Gad.235, Fr.415. Boldly gleaming lustre fills the wonderfully smooth fields, complementing... (Est. $2000-$2500)  more
22 Louis XIV. BU $3,000.00
Louis XIV. Louis d'or à la mèche longue, 1649 F. Angers. No Différents. Laureate...
Louis d'or à la mèche longue, 1649 F. Angers. No Différents. Laureate boy's head r. with the long curl extending down the neck that gives this type its name. Rv. Crowned cruciform double L's with lis in the angles, mintmark 'F' in the center. Only 1,522 struck at this obscure and short-lived Branch Mint, which was only in operation... (Est. $2500-$3000)  more
23 Louis XIV. BU $3,250.00
Louis XIV. ½ Louis d'or à la mèche longue, 1646 A. Différents Heart, Louis...
½ Louis d'or à la mèche longue, 1646 A. Différents Heart, Louis Le Bicheur; Triangle, François Blaru. Struck at the Monnaie des Médailles du Louvre. Types as above, long curl, mintmark 'A' at center of cruciform L's. Gad.235, Fr.419. Luxuriant glowing gold lustre drenches the smooth fields and boldly detailed devices of... (Est. $4500-$5500)  more
24 Louis XIV. BU $12,000.00
Louis XIV. Lis d'or, 1656 A. Angels support crowned royal shield with Biblical Latin legend DOMINE....
Lis d'or, 1656 A. Angels support crowned royal shield with Biblical Latin legend DOMINE. ELIGISTI. LILIVM. TIBI., Lord, You have Elected to Thyself the Lily (i.e. the French fleur de lis). Rv. Cross fleuedelisée, King's titles as legend. Gad.233, Fr.420, KM 217. Created by Edict of Dec. 23, 1655, this short-lived 7 Livres tournois coin was struck in .958... (Est. $7500-$8500)  more
25 Louis XIV. BU $2,800.00
Louis XIV. Louis d'or au buste juvénile à la tête lauré, 1664 A. Différents...
Louis d'or au buste juvénile à la tête lauré, 1664 A. Différents Lion Passant; Castle, J. Baptiste du Four. Young head r. with long locks and laurel crown. Rv. Cruciform double L's, lis in angles, 'A' at center. Gad.246, Fr.421, KM 200.1. Dazzling quality results from an exacting strike clothed in richly flashing gold lustre.... (Est. $3000-$3500)  more
26 Louis XIV. CH AU $2,200.00
Louis XIV. Louis d'or au buste juvénile à la tête nue, 1682 D. Lyon. Différents...
Louis d'or au buste juvénile à la tête nue, 1682 D. Lyon. Différents Lion rampant, Eagle head. Young head r. without laurel or drapery. Rv. Types as above. Gad.247, Fr.423, KM 219.3. All buste juvénile types were authorized by the Edict of March 1640, despite the major differences in the execution of the royal portrait.... (Est. $4500-$5000)  more
27 Louis XIV. BU $1,500.00
Louis XIV. Louis d'or aux 4 L, 1694 P. Dijon. Différents Lance, Sunflower. Mature laureate...
Louis d'or aux 4 L, 1694 P. Dijon. Différents Lance, Sunflower. Mature laureate bust r., Sunflower after D.G. Rv. Four L's form a cross with crowned lis in the angles. Réformation identified by Crescent after IMP, struck over an earlier Louis d'or à l'écu of uncertain date. Gad.252, Fr.433, KM 302.16. This fascinating coin of one of... (Est. $3500-$4000)  more
28 Louis XV, 1715-1774 BU $3,500.00
Louis XV, 1715-1774. 2 Louis d'or de Noailles, 1717 A. Child's head l. wearing the royal crown. Rv....
2 Louis d'or de Noailles, 1717 A. Child's head l. wearing the royal crown. Rv. Cruciform shields of France and Navarre, lis in angles. Gad.344, Fr.450, KM 428.1. This three-date type was authorized by the Edict of Nov. 18, 1716 to circulate at 30 Livres tournois (33 in Alsace). Coins of this type were ordered struck from freshly prepared planchets, in sharp contrast... (Est. $7000-$8000)  more
29 Louis XV. CH BU $3,250.00
Louis XV. Louis d'or de Noailles, 1717 A. Types as above. Gad.335, Fr.451, KM 430.1. Valued at 15...
Louis d'or de Noailles, 1717 A. Types as above. Gad.335, Fr.451, KM 430.1. Valued at 15 Livres tournois (16 in Alsace) under Edict of Nov. 18, 1716. This rare coinage took its popular name from the royal Minister of Finance, the Duc de Noailles. As Gadoury points out in his Monnaies Royales Françaises, both Noailles denominations were lighter and smaller... (Est. $3500-$4000)  more
30 Second Republic, 1848-1852. Gold Pattern 20 Francs, 1848 BU $6,000.00
Second Republic, 1848-1852. Gold Pattern 20 Francs, 1848. 6.44 grams. Republic head by F. Alard r....
6.44 grams. Republic head by F. Alard r. in elaborate coq-crested helmet. Rv. Value and date in open wreath, outer legend LIBERTÉ EGALITÉ FRATERNITÉ. Edge DIEU PROTEGE LA FRANCE. Gad.1036, Mazard 1237 (R-4). Subtly matte fields and meticulous devices offer delicate green-gold lustre. Lightly toned. Brilliant Uncirculated. (Est. $2500-$3000)
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