1705, Olmutz, Charles III of Lorraine. Mint Year: 1705 Mint Place: Olmutz Denomination: Thaler Reference: Davenport 1209, KM-372. Certified and graded by PCGS as AU-55! Weight: 28.56gm Diameter: 47mm Material: Silver. Obverse: Draped bust of Prince-Bishop Charles Joseph John Anthony Ignace Felix of Lorraine right.
Legend: DEI GRATIA CAROLUS EPISCOPUS OLOMUCENSIS §. Reverse: Ducal cap above oval arms over maltese cross, supported by crowned eagles. Crossed crozier and sword in background.LOTHAR : ET BAR : S : R : I : PC PS : RE : CA : BO : CO : 17 - 05. The Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Olomouc German. Is an archdiocese of the Latin Rite of the RomanCatholic Church in the Czech Republic. Not much is known about the beginnings of the Diocese of Olomouc. It was reestablished in 1063 and in 1777 it was elevated to an archdiocese.
Charles Joseph John Anthony Ignace Felix of Lorraine , also known as Charles III. In his capacity as the bishop of Olomouc, (24 November 1680 4 December 1715), was a German prelate. Born in Vienna, he was the second son of Charles V, Duke of Lorraine. Already in 1711, he was able to make use of his electorial rights in the election of Charles VI, Holy Roman Emperor. He participated in the negotiations surrounding the end of the War of the Spanish Succession, and succeeded in having the French occupying forces leave the Archbishopric in 1714.Charles Joseph died of smallpox during a visit in Vienna. The item "1705, Olmutz, Charles III of Lorraine. PCGS AU-55" is in sale since Wednesday, February 26, 2020. This item is in the category "Coins & Paper Money\Coins\ World\Europe\Austria". The seller is "coinworldtv" and is located in Wien. This item can be shipped worldwide.