Together with foreign and Portuguese coins, the paper obligations of 1798, which had become considerably devalued, continued to circulate, and the vicissitudes of the struggle for power in the royal family were reflected in their appearance.the
1826 – dies king joão VI, to inherit from him was his eldest son Pedro, the former at the time of the death of my father, king of Brazil is independent from 1822
The Fact of inheritance the eldest son reflected on the bills with a red stamp with the title of the new king of Portugal – D. Pedro IV.
But pedro did not want to change brazil to portugal and gave the portuguese throne to his daughter maria, and in order to help her as regent, he sent his brother miguel.
Starting with advice to his niece, Brother Miguel got into the taste of public administration and declared himself King of Portugal, starting to put a red stamp on bills – D. Miguel I.
Not agreeing with this kind of brotherly help, Pedro decided to return to his historical homeland and become the king of Portugal himself-probably also because in the XIX century, according to the movie hero Alexander Kalyagin, there were so many Don Pedro in Brazil-almost as many as wild monkeys.