Nicknamed “the Peacemaker,” Brazil’s Duke of Caxias lived an esteemed life of service to the Empire of Brazil. From the age of 14, when he officially entered military service, until his death in 1880, Luiz Alves de Lima e Silva dedicated his life to serving the monarchy. Now, add historical significance to your collection with an Uncirculated coin and note – both depicting the beloved Brazilian military figure! You’ll enjoy:
- 1935 2,000 Reis coin – struck in 50% silver, this coin shows the duke’s profile on the reverse with the legend caxias. A sword divides the denomination on the obverse.
- 1944 2 Cruzeiros note – this ornate hand-signed note, printed by the American Bank Note Company for Brazil, shows the duke on its face. The back features a military academy in Rio de Janeiro.
Rich in both history and detail, these pieces are a perfect fit for any collection of world coins and currency. Order now!
- Year: Mixed Years
- Product Type: Sets
- Countries: Brazil