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Currency Exchange Rate in 1799: Livonia

Riga, Revel, Narma, etc.

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

Coin Equivalent £
Shillings
Pence
Blacken - 0
0
1/64
Grosh 6 Blackens 0
0
3/16
Vording 9 Blackens 0
0
7/16
Whiten 2 Groshen 0
0
14/16
Marc 6 Groshen 0
0
2 4/7
Florin 30 Groshen 0
1
2
Rix-Dollar (Note 1) 90 Groshen 0
3
6
Albertus 108 Groshen 0
4
2 6/15
Copper-Plate Dollar 64 Whitens 0
5
0

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. 1036

Placed on the Napoleon Series: July 2004