AUSTRIA, 2 schilling, 1936


AUSTRIA, FIRST REPUBLIC, 2 schilling, 1936, Obverse: Prince Eugen,silver, 0.2469 ozT, KM2858, lightly purple toned choice Unc

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In the aftermath of the Napoleonic wars the old Holy Roman Empire was dissolved and reformulated as the Austro-Hungarian Empire. That political arrangement was held together by force of arms until it was smashed by World War I, when the empire was broken into several states. The Austrian national state was annexed by Nazi Germany, and was reestablished as an independent nation after World War II.