Austria - Dukat 1915 Franz Joseph I - Gold

Description
Austria - Dukat 1915 Franz Joseph I - Gold
FDC/BU

1 Austrian gold ducat depicting Emperor Franz Joseph of 1915, a very popular historical gold coin. This Austrian gold ducat depicting Emperor Franz Joseph of 1915 is an official restrike of the state of Austria and is an attractive opportunity to inexpensively invest in a historical gold coin with a very high gold content for the time - gold ducats.
Ducats were first struck in Venice in 1284. In the years that followed, its distribution spread all over Europe. In 1559 the ducat was also declared an imperial coin in Germany. However, this declaration was repealed in 1857 in the territories of the German Customs Association. In Austria, the ducats lost their status as legal currency in 1858.

Country of origin: Austria
Manufacturer: Austrian Mint
AGW: 3.44 g
Gross weight: 3.49 g
Face value: 1 Ducat
Grade: 986/1000
Size in mm: diameter 20.00
Year of minting: 1915

Lot details
Country
Austria
Currency
Dukat
Year/Period and Variation
1915 Franz Joseph I
Precious metals
Gold
No. of items
1
Type
Coin
Condition
FDC/BU
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