1 Rupia, 1952, Portuguese India – tezbid

1 Rupia, 1952, Portuguese India

  • Rs. 3,000.00

Copper Nickel 1 Rupia coin of Portuguese India, minted in 1952. These were the first rupia coins not minted in silver. The design is very similar to the Escudo coin, which followed soon after in 1958. The obverse has a divided shield in a lined circle, with tiny towers. The reverse has a shield of arms of Portugal inside a Maltese cross. 

Just 1 million of these coins were minted, making them RARE. Read more about this here

Size: 30.3 mm (approx)

Weight: 12.03 grams (approx)

Coins are part of a lot, and there will be variations in condition. The coin you get will be one of the coins in the picture. Selection of a coin from these will depend on availability.