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Georgsthaler

The name applied in general to any coin of Thaler size on which there is a figure of St. George slaying the dragon.

There is an extensive series of them for Mansfeld during the sixteenth century and later, and they were also issued in Hungary and in Hanover. See Florin-Georges.


Source: Frey's Dictionary (American Journal of Numismatics, Vol. 50, 1916)
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