Coinage of the empire

  • ass – copper piece
  • decatus – silver piece
  • follis – electrum piece
  • bigotus – gold piece
  • libra – platinum piece
  • 10 asses = 1 decatus
  • 20 decatus = 1 bigatus
  • 2 follis = 1 bigatus
  • 1 libra = 5 bigatus

so…

200 asses = 20 decatus = 2 follis = 1 bigatus = 1/5 libra

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Coinage of the empire

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