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20 Centavos

20 Centavos -  obverse 20 Centavos -  reverse

© Ulmo

Features

Country Portugal
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1942-1969
Value 20 Centavos (0.20 PTE)
Metal Bronze
Weight 3 g
Diameter 20.2 mm
Thickness 1.17 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 02-28-2002
References KM# 584, Schön# 40
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Weltmünzkatalog
by Gerhard Schön, Günter Schön
(Battenberg Gietl Verlag)

Obverse

The Portuguese shield: five escutcheons forming a cross (five dots within each of the five squares)

Lettering:
REPVBLICA·PORTVGVESA
1969

Engraver: Marcelino Norte de Almeida

Reverse

Olive branches underneath the facial value in Roman numerals

Lettering:
XX
CENTAVOS
M NORTE.

Engraver: Marcelino Norte de Almeida

Edge

Smooth

Comments

The olive fruit/tree (Binomial name:  Olea europaea)

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1942  10,170,000 0.56 3.78
1943  5,670,000 0.81 1.12
1944  7,290,000 0.56 2.25
1945  7,552,000 1.06 2.26
1948  2,750,000 1.93 12.97
1949  12,250,000 0.36 0.98 3.43
1951  3,185,000 0.56 2.26 Exists in medal alignment
1952  1,815,000 13.48
1953  9,426,000 0.55 0.83 4.47
1955  5,574,000 0.34 0.56
1956  6,450,000 0.65 0.65 2.21
1958  7,470,000 0.53 0.94 0.54
1959  4,780,000 0.53 1.12 1.81
1960  4,790,000 0.45 0.84
1961  5,180,000 0.98 1.12
1962  2,500,000 0.81
1963  7,990,000 0.56 1.40
1964  7,010,000 0.56 1.12 Exists in medal alignment
1965  7,365,000 0.50 0.84
1966  8,074,999 0.56 0.60
1967  9,220,000 0.53 0.79
1968  10,372,000 0.56 0.75
1969  8,657,000 0.31 0.67 0.88

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