|Denomination / Currency||Years Minted||Fineness||Gross Weight (g)||ASW (g)||ASW (oz t)||Melt Value|
|1 Tallero||1891- 1896||.800||28.125||22.5||.7234||$18.74|
The tallero was the currency unit of Italian Eritrea between 1890 and 1921. One talero was divided into 5 lire. In the 1890s the tallero coin was minted in .800 silver fineness over various years.
In it's final year of minting, 1918, the tallero was minted in .835 silver fineness.