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2 Macutas - Maria II countermarked 1 Macuta KM#20

2 Macutas - Maria II (countermarked 1 Macuta KM#20) -  obverse2 Macutas - Maria II (countermarked 1 Macuta KM#20) -  reverse

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Country Angola
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1837-1840
Value 2 Macutas (100)
Currency Real (18th century-1914)
Composition Copper
Weight 36.15 g
Diameter 44 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 51.2,
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)
Gomes# M2.05.0x
Moedas Portuguesas
by Alberto Gomes
(Associação Numismatica de Portugal)


Crowned coat-of-arms over globe



Denomination within beaded circle . Circular Portuguese legend.
c/m: crowned-coat-of arms


Portuguese Africa 1785
1 Macuta


MInt: Lisboa (Lisbon). Re-tarriffed as 2 Macutas following the edict of 21 May, 1837

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1837-1840)  23% M2.05.05 - host date 1783
ND (1837-1840)  77% M2.05.06 - host date 1785
ND (1837-1840)  38% M2.05.07 - host date 1786

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Catalog Angola 2 Macutas - Maria II (countermarked 1 Macuta KM#20)