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Currency Exchange Rate in 1799: Malta

 

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

Coin Equivalent £
Shillings
Pence
Pachila - 0
0
1/30
Grain 6 Pichili 0
0
2/15
Ponti 8 Pichili 0
0
8/30
Carlin 10 Grains 0
0
1 7/15
Tarin 20 Grains 0
0
3 1/3
Florin of Exchange 6 Tarins 0
1
6 6/15
Ducat of Exchange 13 Tarins 0
3
4
Ounce 60 Carlins 0
7
8 4/15
Pistole 2 Ounces 0
15
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. 1041

Placed on the Napoleon Series: July 2004