500 Escudos Vasco da Gama Bridge; Proof issue

Features

Country Portugal
Period Third Republic (1974-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 1998
Value 500 Escudos (500 PTE)
Currency Escudo (1911-2001)
Composition Silver (.925)
Weight 14 g
Diameter 30 mm
Thickness 2.5 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 79620
Numista (https://numista.com)
References KM# 705a
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

Opening of the Vasco da Gama Bridge

Obverse

Lettering:
REPUBLICA PORTUGUESA
500
escudos
INCM
VITOR SANTOS

Engraver: Vitor Santos

Reverse

Lettering:
PONTE VASCO DA GAMA
1998

Engraver: Vitor Santos

Edge

Reeded

See also

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1998 INCM 30 000 14.75 Proof

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