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Portugal Half Coin Weight , Smaller 'S'

Inventory Number: 21109
Object Type:
Brief Description: Brass weight for the Portuguese Johannes or dobra. Value 36S. 18th century. Similar to object 27908, which has a larger 's' stamped on the surface.
Primary Inscriptions: S / 36'
Collection Group:
Material(s): Brass
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
14 mm

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