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Currency Exchange Rate in 1799: Poland

Cracow, Warsaw, etc.

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

Coin Equivalent £
Shillings
Pence
Shelon - 0
0
7/48
Grosh 3 Shelons 0
0
7/16
Coustic 5 Groshens 0
0
2 1/4
Tinse 3 Coustics 0
0
7
Ort 18 Groshens 0
0
8 1/8
Florin 30 Groshen 0
1
2
Rix-Dollar (Note 1) 90 Groshen 0
3
6
Ducat 8 Florins 0
9
4
Frederic d'Or 5 Rix-Dollars (Note 1) 0
17
6

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