HARZ SILVER BAPTISMAL TALER / TAUFTALER – 1701 ZELLERFELD MINT ISSUE EX JONATHAN KERN COLLECTION – MS62 NGC GRADED GERMANY WORLD COIN (Inv. 13573)
Silver Baptismal Taler (Tauftaler), 50mm. Struck at Zellerfeld mint, Rudolf Bornemann, mintmaster. Dated 1701 RB.
Obv. St. John the Baptist kneeling right, baptizing Jesus Christ standing facing in River Jordan, hands crossed over breast; dove of the Holy Spirit and radiate name of God above.
Rev. Biblical passages in ten lines
Ex Jonathan K. Kern Collection.
Davenport 2935; Katsouros 3; Fassbender 2793.
NGC graded MINT STATE 62, dark gray toning with iridescent highlights.