Silver Thaler Obverse

Silver Thaler Coin

Not many people are aware that the Dollar, probably the most popular currency in the world, actually derived its name from an ancient silver coin from Europe. This coin is the silver Thaler coin...

1780 Maria Theresa Thaler - Obverse

Maria Theresa Thaler

The Maria Theresa (or Theresia) Thaler Coin is one of the oldest coins that are still in circulation today. This Thaler coin, made from silver, went into circulation in 1740 and lasted until the...