Graubünden frank


Graubünden frank

The Frank was the currency of the Swiss canton of Graubünden between 1798 and 1850. It was subdivided into 10 "Batzen", each of 6 "Bluzger".

History

The Frank was the currency of the Helvetian Republic from 1798. The Helvetian Republic ceased issuing coins in 1803. Graubünden issued coins between 1807 and 1842. In 1850, the Swiss franc was introduced, with 1½ Swiss francs = 1 Graubünden Frank.

Coins

Billon coins were issued in denominations of frac|6, ½ and 1 Batzen, with silver coins for 5 and 10 Batzen.

References

*numis cite SCWC | date=1991

External links

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