1 oz silver CHINESE TRADE DOLLAR St HELENA 2019
Trade dollars were once issued by various nations in North America and Europe during the 19th century for the purposes of international trade in a common denomination. Many trade dollars were developed based on the Spanish dollar which, at the time, was the dominant form of global currency. Following the Opium Wars between China and Great Britain, Chinese ports were opened and Chinese Trade Dollars began to circulate.
ear of Issue 2019 Country Saint Helena Composition Silver Purity 0.9990 Condition Uncirculated Grade BU Denomination 1.00 Currency Type Pound Mint Name East India Co Coin Weight 31.1 Grams - g Weight 1 Ounce - oz Dimensions 38.6mm