10 Escudos Independence

Features

Issuer Cape Verde
Period Republic (1975-date)
Type Circulating commemorative coin
Year 1985
Value 10 Escudos (10 CVE)
Currency Escudo (1975-date)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 9 g
Diameter 28 mm
Thickness 1.8 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 1995
Number
N#
10062
References KM# 24,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.
Schön# 24
Gerhard Schön; 2022. Weltmünzkatalog / 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
And 2 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

10th Anniversary of Independence

Obverse

Emblem within wreath below denomination and date

Script: Latin

Lettering:
REPUBLICA DE CABO VERDE
10
ESCUDOS
CABOVERDIANOS
1985

Translation:
Republic of Cabo Verde
10 Cabo Verde Escudos

Reverse

Letter design at center, star above

Script: Latin

Lettering:
DECIMO ANIVERSARIO
RESPONSABILIDADE
UNIDADE
EFICACIA
CABO VERDE
1975 X 1985

Translation:
Tenth Anniversary
Responsability
Unity
Efficiency

Edge

Reeded

10 Escudos (Independence) -  obverse

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Comments

1985 independence proof set

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1985  $ 3.50 $ 5.00 88%
1985  $ 19 16% Proof

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Past sales

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Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Select Auction 232206
Lot 62435
Internet Archive
Feb 3, 2022 1985 – Proof UNC
The lot includes several items.
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