Coins and coinage


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  • Coins and Coinage —    An important method of exchange, coins were minted by the Roman emperors and the various barbarian kings that succeeded them. Coins were minted in gold, silver, and bronze, and their values and uses varied from time to time and place to place …   Encyclopedia of Barbarian Europe

  • COINS AND CURRENCY — Jewish and Non Jewish Coins in Ancient Palestine THE PRE MONETARY PERIOD Means of payment are mentioned in the Bible on various occasions; the relevant passages in their chronological order reflect the development of these means from stage to… …   Encyclopedia of Judaism

  • Polish coins and banknotes — Current Polish coins and banknotes issued by the National Bank of Poland. For historical ones, see here. Contents 1 Coins 2 Banknotes 3 Commemorative banknotes 4 References …   Wikipedia

  • Coins of the Australian dollar — were introduced on 14 February 1966, although they did not at that time include a one dollar coin. The dollar was equivalent in value to 10 shillings in the former currency (half of a pound). Contents 1 Regular coinage 2 Commemorative coins 3… …   Wikipedia

  • Coinage Act — is a stock short title used for legislation in the United Kingdom and the United States which relates to coinage. Contents 1 List 1.1 United Kingdom 1.2 United States …   Wikipedia

  • Coins of the pound sterling — The Royal Shield reverse designs, introduced in 2008 (£2 coin is not shown) …   Wikipedia

  • Coins of the Canadian dollar — Canadian coinage is the coinage of Canada, produced by the Royal Canadian Mint and denominated in Canadian dollars ($) or cents (¢). Contents 1 Denominations 2 Changes in coinage 3 Production …   Wikipedia

  • Coinage of Asia — The earliest coinage of Asia is also the oldest coinage of the world. Coins were invented several times independently of each other. The earliest coins from the Mediterranean region are from the kingdom of Lydia, and are now dated ca. 600 BCE.… …   Wikipedia

  • Coins of the United States dollar — United States coinage was first minted by the new republic in 1792. New coins have been produced every year since then and they make up a valuable aspect of the United States currency system. Today circulating coins exist in denominations: $0.01 …   Wikipedia

  • Coins of the Rupiah — Indonesian rupiah coinage was first issued in 1951 and 1952, a year or so later than the first Indonesian rupiah banknotes printed following the peace treaty with The Netherlands, agreed in November 1949. Although revolutionary currency had been… …   Wikipedia

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