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1000 Escudos Discovery of the New World; Proof Issue

Features

Country Portugal
Period Third Republic (1974-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1992
Value 1000 Escudos (1000 PTE)
Currency Escudo (1911-2001)
Composition Silver (.925)
Weight 27 g
Diameter 40 mm
Thickness 3 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 657a
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Commemorative issue

Ibero-American Series I - Encounter of two Worlds

Obverse

Shield within globe in center of assorted emblems around border

Lettering:
REPUBLICA PORTUGUESA
· 1000 ESC ·

Reverse

Ship and assorted emblems within map and circle

Lettering:
ENCONTRO DE DOIS MUNDOS
1492 - 1992
ISABEL C.F. BRANCO
INCM 91

Engraver: I.C.F. BRANCO

Edge

Reeded

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1992) INCM 350,000 32.56 Proof

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Catalog Portugal 1000 Escudos (Discovery of the New World; Proof Issue)