Neuchâtel gulden

The gulden a currency denomination of Neuchâtel equal to 21 batz until 1850. Neuchâtel's basic currency unit was the livre (later franc), divided into 10 batz or 40 kreuzer. The French silver écu was worth 42 batz or 2 gulden. It was replaced by the Swiss franc.

CoinsEdit

In the late 18th century, billon 12 and 1 creuzer and 12 and 1 batz were issued, together with silver 13, 12, 23 and 1 gulden. The 13 and 23 gulden were denominated as 28 and 56 creuzer, whilst the 12 and 1 gulden were denominated as 10+12 and 21 batz. After 1799, only the billon coins were issued, with the last coins struck in 1818.

ReferencesEdit

  • Krause, Chester L.; Clifford Mishler (1991). Standard Catalog of World Coins: 1801–1991 (18th ed.). Krause Publications. ISBN 0873411501.

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