c. 1855, c. 1700, c. 1861
The wide array of coins reflects the varied backgrounds of men aboard the Cairo. The following coins were recovered: Irish Half Penny George III with a hole in harp on one side, a Portuguese 80 Reis dating back to the late 1700's, A large English Penny, Queen Victoria dated 1855, A U.S. silver Three-Cent Piece dated 1861 and an Indian-Head Penny also dated 1861.
Copper. Dia 2.9, TH .16 cm; Silver. Dia 2.2, TH less than .16 cm; Copper. Dia 1.9, TH less than .32 cm; Silver. Dia 1.4 cm, TH less than .16 cm
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