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Currency Exchange Rate in 1799: Hungary


Note: This table shows the exchange rate in English Pound Sterling.

Coin Equivalent £ Shillings Pence
Fening - 0 0 7/60
Dreyer 2 Fenings 0 0 1/10
Grosh 3 Fenings 0 0 7/20
Cruitzer 4 Fenings 0 0 7/15
White Grosh 2 Cruitzers 0 0 14/15
Gould 60 Cruitzers 0 2 4
Rix-Dollar (Note 1) 90 Cruitzers 0 3 6
Hard Dollar 2 Goulds 0 4 8
Ducat 4 Goulds 0 9 4

Notes:

1. Imaginary money use in accounting, signifying a fictitious piece which did not exist, but was used to represent other pieces.

Source:

Guthrie, William. A New Geographical, Historical, and Commercial Grammar and Present State of the several Kingdoms of the World. Montrose, 1799. P. 1035

Placed on the Napoleon Series: July 2004

 

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