2.5 euro - Escudo of Saint Thomas

Series: Portugal - Portugal Numismatic Treasure

Image of 2.5 euro coin - Escudo of Saint Thomas | Portugal 2021.  The Gold coin is of Proof quality.
A symbol of change The "Numismatic Treasures" series recreates rare national coins using today¿s most advanced technology. In 2021, INCM issues the "Escudo of Saint Thomas" collectible coin based on a specimen belonging to Casa da Moeda Museum. This gold coin, minted for the first time in India during the reign of King João III (1521-1557), is a true historical document and it marks the acceptance of the Renaissance style.