Conversion of Monetary Values
Relevant Facts and Dates of Century XIX
1810 The circulating Spanish Reales were coined again with the value
of 960 Réis, copper coin of 75 Réis were minted in Rio and Vila Rica
1821 D. João VI returns to Portugal, emptying the Treasure.
All the payments had been suspended, initiating money emission without
1832 The eighth of gold valued 2500 Réis.
Coin of gold of 10000 Réis appeared.
1834-1848 Coins of silver, Cruzados
of 1200, 800, 400, 200 gold coins began to circulate
1846 The eighth of gold valued 4000 Réis. They minted gold
coins of 20000,10000 and 5000 Réis, coins of silver of
2000, 1000,500, and 200 Réis.
1868 Brass coins of 20 and 30 Réis began to circulate
1871 Nickel coins of 200,100 and 50 Réis began to circulate
1873 Brass coins of 40 Réis were minted