1056552 | AUSTRIA. Franz Joseph I.
(Emperor, 1848-1916). 1880 Silver 2 Florin (Shooting Thaler). PCGS MS66.
A. SCHARFF. 36mm. 22.24gm. I • OESTERREICHISCHES BUNDESSCHIESSEN. Crowned Imperial eagle surrounded by shields /
UEB AUG UND HAND FUERS VATERLAND (With bow and hand for the Fatherland.). Draped allegorical figures, one standing with inscribed banners and one seated with laurel and sword in hand, date in exergue. X M6; Dav.-32; Thun.-465; Wurzb.-9360; Hauser 5101.
To commemorate the first Federal Shooting Festival in Vienna, 18-25 July 1880. PCGS has designated this example as a medal; the type is a medallic commemorative also listed as a 2 Florin as PCGS #19741. Attractively toned.
Includes original case.
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