40 Reis - João Prince Regent Countermarked over JOSEPHVS I


Country Angola
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1809
Value 40 Reis (40)
Currency Real (18th century-1914)
Composition Copper
Shape Round
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 42,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Gomes# JR.12.xx
Moedas Portuguesas
by Alberto Gomes
(Associação Numismatica de Portugal)


· 1757 ·




This coin was issued by law "Rio de Janeiro, Alvará 18APR1809" during the time Portugal was occupied by Napoleon Bonaparte and the King was refugee in Brazil.
The law has only been executed in Brazil.  
Therefore, all countermarked coins, including "Pedro II" and "João V", belong only to Brazil.
It has never been found one of this coins in Angola.

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
ND (1809)  Host date 1752 - JR 12.01
ND (1809)  Host date 1753 - JR 12.02
ND (1809)  Host date 1757 - JR 12.03

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Catalog Angola 40 Reis - João Prince Regent (Countermarked over JOSEPHVS I)