1 Escudo

1 Escudo - obverse1 Escudo - reverse

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Issuer São Tomé and Príncipe
Period Overseas province of Portugual (1951-1975)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1962-1971
Value 1 Escudo
Currency Escudo (1914-1974)
Composition Bronze (95% Copper, 3% Zinc, 2% Tin)
Weight 7.85 g
Diameter 26 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 5893
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References Gomes# R 14.01,
Alberto Gomes; 2021. Moedas Portuguesas. Associação Numismatica de Portugal, Lisbon, Portugal.
KM# 18
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.


Coat of Arms of Portuguese São Tomé and Príncipe (1951 to 1975)

Script: Latin



Script: Latin





Lisbon, Portugal


Coat of Arms of Portuguese São Tomé and Príncipe  consists of all the  elements  Portugal Coat of Arms (like the  Armillary Sphere, Portugal Shield or Cross and Castles) and the Provincial Coat of Arms consisting of a  Sprinkler

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1962  160 000 $ 2.20 $ 5.50 $ 5.70 $ 6.10 65%
1971  350 000 $ 2.20 $ 3.60 $ 3.60 $ 3.60 57%

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