Very nice Rudolf II Large 1607 Silver Thaler mounted in a 1624 silversmith hand made stein / beer mug top lid. Rudolf II (18 July 1552 20 January 1612) was the. Holy Roman Emperor as well as King of Croatia, King of Hungary, King of Bohemia and Arch Duke of Austria. He was of the House of Habsburg.The large silver coin is in very extra fine condition, weighs 28.06 grams and has a diameter of 41mm 1 5/8. The obverse side has the bust as Laureate head of the Emperor wearing heavily embellished armor. The reverse side is stamped with the image of the Crowned Arms of the Holy Roman Emperor. The coin is mounted in a flagon lid top 1 3/8.
High with a diameter 3 ¼ wide. The lid is dated on the interior room 3 5 1624. The lid is nicely engraved and has two initial signature blocks.The lid weighs 46 grams of silver. The total weight of the ensemble is 74 grams. This is a rare and very nice example of period silver- work Please see the accompanying photographs. The item "Mint 1607 Rudolf II Silver Thaler mounted in a Flagon (Stein) Lid Top" is in sale since Monday, August 20, 2018. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Europe\Austria".
The seller is "ericvons" and is located in Reston, Virginia. This item can be shipped to United States.