2.5 Escudos


Issuer São Tomé and Príncipe
Period Overseas province of Portugual (1951-1975)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1962-1971
Value 2.5 Escudos
Currency Escudo (1914-1974)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 3.5 g
Diameter 20 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 11995
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References Gomes# R 17.01,
Alberto Gomes; 2021. Moedas Portuguesas. Associação Numismatica de Portugal, Lisbon, Portugal.
KM# 19
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.


Shield within crowned globe

Script: Latin



Shield within globe on cross

Script: Latin


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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1962  140 000 $ 2.20 $ 6.40 $ 6.40 $ 6.40 73%
1971  250 000 $ 2.20 $ 3.30 $ 3.70 $ 5.40 47%

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