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2 12 Escudos, Portuguese Guinea, 1952

2 1/2 Escudos, Portuguese Guinea, 1952

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 2 1/2 escudo coin
Portuguese Guinea, present day Guinea-Bissau, 1952
Obverse Image: Shield within a circle, cross behind.
Obverse Text: REPUBLICA PORTUGUESA / 1952
Reverse Image: Coat of arms.
Reverse Text: GUINE / 2$50
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1952
place used
Portuguese Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
Physical Description
copper-nickel (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.13 cm x 2.03 cm; 1/16 in x 13/16 in
ID Number
NU.NU72093
catalog number
NU72093
accession number
240869
Credit Line
Mrs. Wayte Raymond
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West African Currency
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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