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Currency Exchange Rate in 1799: Japan

Jeddo, Meaco, etc.

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

Coin Equivalent £
Shillings
Pence
Piti - 0
0
2/5
Mace 10 Caxa 0
0
4
Ounce of Silver 15 Maces 0
4
10 1/3
Tale 20 Maces 0
6
8
Ingot of Silver 30 Maces 0
9
8 1/3
Ounce of Gold 13 Ounces of Silver 3
3
0
Japanese 2 Ounces of Gold 6
6
0
Double 2 Japanese 12
12
0
Cattee 21 Ounces of Gold 66
3
0

 

Source:

Guthrie, William. A New Geographical, Historical, and Commercial Grammar and Present State of the several Kingdoms of the World. Montrose, 1799. P. 1044

Placed on the Napoleon Series: July 2004