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Help identification in Portuguese Coins - Contermarks [solved]

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RuiJSDuarte
Joined: 8-Feb-2017
Posts: 5
Hi,

I´ve a couple coins that it seems i can´t identify.

One is a 400 Reis - 1821 from Joannes VI - with a "Countermark GP under crown" like many from the Numista - https://en.numista.com/catalogue/pieces102999.html for example.

Other is a 500 Reis - 1855 from Petrus II - with a Crown contermark

Can someone help me with those?
klei92
Joined: 25-Dec-2018
Posts: 266
Without actual photos of your coins, probably nobody will mind helping you...
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RuiJSDuarte
Joined: 8-Feb-2017
Posts: 5
Probably right. :) There they are.



monge
Joined: 17-Jun-2012
Posts: 387
Both countermarks are from Azores, King Luis I

First coin->
Original coin :Cruzado(400)/1821/João VI/Portugal
Counterstamp :“Crowned GP”-> 600 Réis
Alberto Gomes, Azores L1 26.06
https://en.numista.com/catalogue/pieces100049.html

Second coin->
Original coin : 500 Reis/1855/Pedro II/Brazil
Counterstamp: “Big Crown”->300 Réis
Alberto Gomes, Azores L1 09.01
https://en.numista.com/catalogue/pieces102866.html
Pls add your pict to our catalogue

Both countermarks seems to be not fakes.
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RuiJSDuarte
Joined: 8-Feb-2017
Posts: 5
Thank you very much.

I have a 1987 Alberto Gomes, probably a first edition... None of the coins were there. 😊
Status changed to Solved (RuiJSDuarte, 29-Oct-2019, 08:55PM)
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