Skip to content
Lot 30272


Image Information

Type Coin
Title Lot 30272
Date 1748/7
Country Sweden
Service Catalog # 232893
Denomination Ducat
Mint Mark HM
Description Frederik I gold Ducat 1748/7-HM, KM424, Fr-66, AU58 NGC. Nicely toned and original with well-struck design features. The planchet displays a slight wave but is not creased. The reverse incorporates a rising radiant sun which denotes that the source for the gold was the East Indies. A rare and highly popular type which documents Sweden's colonial interests during the 18th century. Realized $5,293.38. Description courtesy of Heritage Auctions.

Related Content

Image Collection Eric P. Newman Collection, Part III
NNP is 100% non-profit and independent // Your feedback is essential and welcome. // Your feedback is essential and welcome.