Meia Rupia, Luiz I, 1881 – tezbid

Meia Rupia, Luiz I, 1881

  • Rs. 4,000.00

Silver Meia Rupia (half rupee) Indo-Portuguese coin minted in the name of Luiz I, 1881. The reverse features the coat of arms of Portugal.  Following a treaty with British India, these coins were minted at the Calcutta mint and were similar to the half rupee of British India in weight. The obverse carries a picture of King Luiz, while the reverse carries the Coat o Arms of Portugal. 

Just a little over 350,000 of these coins were minted - making this a RARE coin with a numista rarity value of 60. Read more about this coin here

Weight: 5.83 grams (approx)

Diameter: 24.5 mm (approx)

The coins are part of a lot. The coin you get will be one of the coins in pictures 3 and 4. Price is for 1 coin. These coins are available in limited numbers.