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Accession number 2008.005
Catalog Number 2008.005.0491
Object Name Bowl
Year Range from 1971
Year Range to 1971
Made Unknown
Place of Origin Austria
Description Silver bowl with thaler coin infused through the bottom center. The is an Austrian thaler which bares on one side the imperial crown above a shield with various coats of arms which is in front of a two headed eagle. The inscription around the seal reads, "Archid-Avst-Dux-Burg-Co-Tyr-1780". The reverse shows a profile portrait of Maria Theresa of Austria, the last ruler in the Habsburg line. The inscription around her portrait reads, "R-IMP-HU-BO-REG/ M-THERESIA-D-G". There is a white office label attached to the dish which reads, "Slvr. dish engraved on inside ARCHID-AVST-DUX-BURG-CO-TYR 1780. From Wien, Austria May 1971."
People Stans, Maurice
Habsburg, Maria Theresa
Search Terms Politics
Royalty
Coin
Bowl
Gift
Souvenir
Memento
Austria
Habsburg Empire
Thaler
Taler