Portugal 10-ESCUDOS (KM579)
Portugal 10-ESCUDOS (KM579)

Portugal 10-ESCUDOS (KM579) Horse

This large silver coin commemorates the Battle of Ourique which took place in the south of Portugal in 1139. The rider on the horse is Prince Afonso Henriques, who defeated an invasion of Moors.

Specifications

  • Diameter: 30.4 mm
  • Composition: 0.835 Silver
  • CAT#: KM579

Obverse Legend

REPUBLICA PORTUGUESA 10 Esc. 1928

Reverse Legend

ComemoraƧao da Batalha de Ourique - 1139

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