Meia Rupia - Luíz I Calcutta mint

Meia Rupia  - Luíz I (Calcutta mint) -  obverseMeia Rupia  - Luíz I (Calcutta mint) -  reverse

Obverse © A.Monge da Silva

Features

Country India - Portuguese
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1881-1885
Value 1/2 Rupia (0.5)
Currency Rupia (1880-1910)
Composition Silver (.920)
Weight 5.8300 g
Diameter 24.5 mm
Thickness 1.4 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 311,
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.
Gomes# L1 13
Alberto Gomes; 1991. Moedas Portuguesas. Associação Numismatica de Portugal, Lisbon, Portugal.

Obverse

"Gomes/2013: L1.13.01 to 13.03"
Portrait of King Luís I, head left

Lettering:
LUDOVICUS*I*PORTUG: ET ALGARB: REX
*1881*

Reverse

Portuguese coat of arms

Lettering:
INDIA PORTUGUEZA
* MEIA RUPIA *

See also

Manage my collection

To manage your collection, please log in.


Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1881  356,653 17.41 22.96 92% AG#L1 13.01
1882  30% AG#L1 13.02 (Mint. incl. in 1881)
1885  1.5% AG#L1 13.03 (Proof-Very Rare)

Values in the table above are expressed in USD. They are based on evaluations by Numista users and sales realized on Internet platforms. They serve as a measure, but they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging. Numista does not buy or sell coins or banknotes.

Frequencies show the percentage of Numista users who own each year or variety among all the users who own this coin. Since some users own several versions, the sum may be greater than 100%.

Get this coin

Members from this site want to exchange it: moedeiro, maurilp04

Feedback: none
Country: Portugal
Languages : English Spanish Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×66)
Country: Argentina
Languages : English Spanish

» See the details of the coins available for swap

Numista Rarity index: 60 Search tips
This index is based on the data of Numista members collections. It ranges from 0 to 100, 0 meaning a very common coin or banknote and 100 meaning a rare coin or banknote among Numista members.

Bullion value: 4.09 USD Search tips
This value is given for information purpose only. It is based on a price of silver at 763 USD/kg. Numista does not buy or sell coins or metal.

» Buy coins from Portuguese India

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add data on this page
Match past online sales