Person GND

Name

Tux, Carl Sigmund (1715-1798)

State councillor (Regierungsrat) in Stuttgart, Secretary of the Lehens- und Wechselgericht. Coin collector.

Tux established with his bequest in 1798 the coin collection of Tübingen University.

Lit.: D. Mannsperger, Vom Akademischen Münz- und Antiquitätenkabinett zur Numismatischen Arbeitsstelle, Attempto 45/46, 1972/73, pp. 124-137; S. Krmnicek, Nummus aliquantulum suspectus, The counterfeit coins of the Tux collection (1715–1798) at the University of Tübingen, Journal of the History of Collections 28/1, 2016, pp. 15-25.

Types

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GND

http://d-nb.info/gnd/1021176567 GND

VIAF

http://viaf.org/viaf/233213194 nomisma

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