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1 Escudo, Portuguese Guinea, 1946

1 Escudo, Portuguese Guinea, 1946

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Description (Brief)
One (1) escudo coin
Portuguese Guinea, present day Guinea-Bissau, 1946
Obverse Image: Coat of arms.
Obverse Text: GUINE / V CENTENARIO DA DESCOBERTA
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: REPUBLICA PORTUGUESA / 1 ESCUDO / 1446 - 1946
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coin
Date made
1946
place used
Portuguese Guinea
Guinea-Bissau
associated place
Portuguese Guinea
Physical Description
bronze (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.19 cm x 2.67 cm; 1/16 in x 1 1/16 in
ID Number
NU.79.112.CM01204.2
catalog number
79.112.CM01204.2
accession number
1979.1263
Credit Line
The Chase Manhattan Bank
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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