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Currency Exchange Rate in 1799: Sweden and Lapland

Stockholm, Upsal, Thorn, etc.

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

Coin Equivalent £
Shillings
Pence
Runstick - 0
0
1/32
Stiver 2 Runsticks 0
0
1/16
Copper Marc 8 Runsticks 0
0
1 1/2
Silver Marc 3 Copper Marcs 0
0
4 1/2
Copper Dollar 4 Copper Marcs 0
0
6 1/2
Caroline 9 Copper Marcs 0
1
2
Silver Dollar 3 Copper Dollars 0
1
6 3/4
Rix-dollar 3 Silver Dollars 0
4
6
Ducat 2 Rix-dollars 0
9
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. 1036

Placed on the Napoleon Series: July 2004