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- ID: 135
Wolfgang Julius, 1641-1698.
AV 7 ducats 1697. Nuremberg mint.
Av.: Cuirassed bust to r. with arms in front.
Rv.: Knight on horseback to r, riding over the personified vices of envy, stinginess and voluptuousness.
Ref.: cf. Albrecht 136(Taler). Friedberg 1333(8 ducats).
BoC: 18/1, 1993, p. 25.
FAKE – This piece belongs to the workshop of Wentzlaff. He made this fake with a self-constructed roller machine. The dies were made by a galvanic process. Silver pieces in very good conditions served him as models. A list of known forgeries are published in the BoC 18/1,1993. Be aware, that some coins were also struck in different weights.
This piece appeared 1989 on the market.