1 Tanga, Portuguese India, 1947 & 1952 – tezbid

1 Tanga, Portuguese India, 1947 & 1952

  • Rs. 750.00

Set of 2 Bronze 1 Tanga (1/16 of a Rupia) coins of Portuguese India, minted in 1947 and 1952 respectively. The two coins are 25 mm and 20 mm in diameter, weighing 6 grams and 4 grams respectively. Read more about these two coins here and here

1 Tanga was equal to 1 Anna (of British India) in value. 

The Tanga remained in use up to 1958, when Goa moved from the Rupia to the Escudo and the decimal coinage system. 

Coins are part of a lot. The coin you get may not be the coin in the picture, but will be a coin in similar condition.