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Currency Exchange Rate in 1799: Mogul India

Gzurat, Surat, Cambay, etc.

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

Coin Equivalent £
Shillings
Pence
Pecka - 0
0
11/66
Pice 2 Peckas 0
0
11/33
Finam 4 Pices 0
0
1 7/8
Viz 5 Pices 0
0
2 11/33
Ana 16 Pices 0
0
7 1/2
Rupee 4 Anas 0
2
6
English Crown 2 Rupees 0
5
0
Pagoda 24 Anas 0
8
9
Gold Rupee 4 Pagodas 1
15
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. 1042

Placed on the Napoleon Series: July 2004