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50 Escudos

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Features

Country Portugal
Period Third Republic (1974-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Years 1986-2001
Value 50 Escudos (50 PTE)
Currency Escudo (1911-2001)
Composition Copper-nickel
Weight 9.41 g
Diameter 31 mm
Thickness 1.65 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized 02-28-2002
References KM# 636,
  • 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.
Schön# 95
  • Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461840.
  • Helmut Kahnt, Günter Schön; 2016. Weltmünzkatalog 19. Jahrhundert: 1801-1900 (17. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461185.
  • Gerhard Schön, Sebastian Krämer; 2017. Weltmünzkatalog 21. Jahrhundert: 2001-2016 (3. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461383.

Obverse

The arms of Portugal dividing the date with the denomination below

Lettering:
REPUBLICA PORTUGUESA
19 88
50
ESCUDOS
E. VAZ incm

Translation:
Republic of Portugal
1988
50
Escudos
E. VAZ incm

Engraver: Euclides Vaz

Reverse

A ship or stylized boat at sail with four fishes below

Engraver: Euclides Vaz

Edge

Coarsely reeded

50 Escudos -  obverse

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Mint

incm Lisbon, Portugal

Comments

The sail of the ship has a shield with five small shields on it. In 1986 the small shields are all upright (Schön# 95.1). In later years the left and right small shields point toward the center (Schön# 95.2).

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Date Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1986  15,110,158 0.30 0.39 0.32 0.50 1.19 1.61 2.37 33% Schön# 95.1
1986  50,000 0.9% Schön# 95.1; In sets only
1987  28,248,000 0.18 0.30 0.59 1.19 43% Schön# 95.2
1987  50,000 0.7% Schön# 95.2; In sets only
1988  41,905,000 0.59 0.59 0.83 0.95 1.19 1.19 54%
1988  20,000 0.6% In sets only
1989  18,327,000 0.59 0.36 0.58 1.19 2.37 32%
1989  30,000 0.6% In sets only
1990  30,000 1.1% In sets only
1991  2,000,000 0.65 1.42 8%
1991  20,000 0.6% In sets only
1992  20,000 1.0% In sets only
1993  20,000 0.9% In sets only
1993  5,000 0.2% Proof
1994  20,000 0.9% In sets only
1994  7,000 0.2% Proof
1995  20,000 5.93 0.9% In sets only
1995  5,000 0.3% Proof
1996  15,000 0.7% In sets only
1996  5,000 0.3% Proof
1997  20,000 0.7% In sets only
1997  10,000 0.3% Proof
1998  6,000,000 1.38 1.02 1.19 11%
1998  16,500 0.5% In sets only
1998  7,800 0.6% Proof
1999  12,000,000 0.57 0.63 1.38 1.19 2.18 13%
1999  15,000 0.5% In sets only
1999  15,000 0.2% Proof
2000  1,000,000 1.19 1.90 1.08 4%
2000  10,000 0.4% In sets only
2000  5,000 0.2% Proof
2001  250,000 1.19 2.37 4%
2001  50,000 4.74 0.9% In sets only
2001  10,000 1.19 0.4% Proof

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