Netherlands Indies
geographical name — see Indonesia 1

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  • Netherlands Indian gulden — The gulden was the currency of the Netherlands Indies until 1949. It was equal to the Dutch gulden for most of its existence.HistoryUntil 1802, the Netherlands Indies gulden was subdivided into 20 stuiver , each of 4 duit , as in the Netherlands …   Wikipedia

  • Netherlands New Guinean gulden — The gulden was the currency of Netherlands New Guinea until 1963. Until 1950, issues of the Netherlands Indies circulated. A separate currency came into being when West New Guinea became the only part of the Netherlands Indies to remain in Dutch… …   Wikipedia

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