50 Centavos

50 Centavos - obverse50 Centavos - reverse

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Issuer São Tomé and Príncipe
Period Overseas province of Portugual (1951-1975)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1971
Value 50 Centavos (0.50)
Currency Escudo (1914-1974)
Composition Bronze
Weight 4.5 g
Diameter 22.5 mm
Thickness 1.59 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 321221
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References Gomes# R 11.01,
Alberto Gomes; 1991. Moedas Portuguesas. Associação Numismatica de Portugal, Lisbon, Portugal.
KM# 17.2
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



Script: Latin





Lisbon, Portugal

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