⅛ Tanga - Luíz I Calcutta mint

⅛ Tanga - Luíz I (Calcutta mint) - obverse⅛ Tanga - Luíz I (Calcutta mint) - reverse

Obverse © A. Monge da Silva (CC0)

Features

Location India - Portuguese
Issuing entity Calcutta Coinage
King Luís I (1861-1889)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1881-1886
Value ⅛ Tanga = 1½ Réis = 1⁄128 Rupia
Currency Rupia (1880-1958)
Composition Copper
Weight 3.30 g
Diameter 21.1 mm
Thickness 1.4 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 17299
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References KM# 307,
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.
Gomes# L1 09
Alberto Gomes; 2021. Moedas Portuguesas. Associação Numismatica de Portugal, Lisbon, Portugal.

Obverse

Gomes/2013: L1.09.01 to 09.03

Script: Latin

Lettering:
LUDOVICUS I PORT ET ALGAR REX
1886

Reverse

Script: Latin

Lettering:
INDIA PORTUGUESA
OITAVO
DE TANGA

Edge

Smooth

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1881  12 396 800 $ 5.20 $ 5.20 $ 53 $ 68 $ 99 51% AG#L1 09.01
1884  $ 4.90 $ 5.50 $ 13 30% AG#L1 09.02 (Mint. incl. in 1881)
1886  $ 4.60 $ 7.70 $ 7.70 42% AG#L1 09.03 (Mint. incl. in 1881)

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold ⅛ Tanga - Luíz I (Calcutta mint)Picture 1 of a sold ⅛ Tanga - Luíz I (Calcutta mint)
Heritage Auctions
Wednesday & Thursday World & Ancient Coins Weekly Online Auction 232041
Lot 62376
Internet Archive
Oct 7, 2020 1881 – AG#L1 09.01 UNC
(NGC MS61 Brown)
USD 101.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold ⅛ Tanga - Luíz I (Calcutta mint)Picture 1 of a sold ⅛ Tanga - Luíz I (Calcutta mint)
Heritage Auctions
The Hamilton Collection of British India Coins Internet Auction 271921
Lot 38041
Internet Archive
Jun 2, 2019 1881 – AG#L1 09.01 UNC
(NGC MS63 Brown)
USD 228.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold ⅛ Tanga - Luíz I (Calcutta mint)Picture 1 of a sold ⅛ Tanga - Luíz I (Calcutta mint)
Heritage Auctions
The Hamilton Collection of British India Coins Internet Auction 271921
Lot 38042
Internet Archive
Jun 2, 2019 1884 – AG#L1 09.02 (Mint. incl. in 1881) UNC
(NGC MS63 Red and Brown)
USD 408.00
(incl. buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold ⅛ Tanga - Luíz I (Calcutta mint)Picture 1 of a sold ⅛ Tanga - Luíz I (Calcutta mint)
Heritage Auctions
The Hamilton Collection of British India Coins Internet Auction 271921
Lot 38043
Internet Archive
Jun 2, 2019 1886 – AG#L1 09.03 (Mint. incl. in 1881) UNC
(NGC MS65 Red and Brown)
USD 552.00
(incl. buyer's premium)

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