Thursday, November 21, 2013

1837

USA: The US Gold Coinage standard changed in 1837.





The Gold Par, stated here:
(Au) $ 1. = 
(Au) $ 1. = Fr. 
(Au) $ 1. = Preuss.Thlr. 1.2356






Huge Discrepancies in Value of Austrian Rix-Dollar : $ 0.7777 - $ 0.95758 ; most assume the higher rate.











Sept 1837:



(Rudolstadt in Thuringia) Germany:

Here, where the 3 руб Pt. coin weighed* 0.332574429 Ozt (10.344221 g.) and valued  Preuss.Thlr. (Au) 2.786453,
1837:  1 Ozt. Platinum (SPb: Coined)= Preuss. Thlr. (Au) 8.3784 ($ 6.78)

It should be noted the reported weights differ; I've employed 159.776 Grains (~10.353 Grams) consistently.
Citation: Zweite Abtheilung, Verhältniss, Vergleichung und Werth aller ..., Vol. 2 (1838) p.976





c.1837:









Russia: 

1837 = 1 руб Ag = 3.5375 руб Acc. 
1837 = 1 руб Au = 3.66 руб Acc.

 


1837 = 1 руб Ag. = 3.6526 руб Acc.  

Kaufman's Table: Paper-Rouble Value in Copecks
 
 
c. 1837/9?

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

1862



USA, 1862: 


$1. = Fr. 5.2251



   
Nov. 1862:









Coin Thaler/USD$, 1861:

 
Currency Exchange, 2 mo.

Citation: The Bankers' Magazine, and Statistical Register, Vol. 17, Part 2 p.720





UK:

1,000 Mexican Silver Dollars assumed to weigh a total of 868 Ozt., 783. - 783.4 Ozt Fine Ag
 





Germany:
(Denzel, 2010)

Berlin Average: Thlr. 1 = £ 0.1487; £ 1. = Thlr. 6.725

 
Russia:  
1862:  1-Rouble Gold = 5.60 руб Kr.



Southern Russia:







c. 1861/2?
Citation: The modern cambist: Forming a manual of foreign exchanges... ; William Tate (1868)












Monday, November 18, 2013

1859

UK:








USA:



c. 1859/63?:  French values correspond to 1859
 

Paris, 1859: 

Fr. 5.20 = $ 1.00
 

USA:


 

Coin Thaler/USD$, 1859:



1858-













France:
1859:
 


Russia:

1860: 1 руб Kr. = £ 0.1323
1860: £ 1. = 7.56 руб Kr. 
 

1859: 1 руб Kr. = Fr. 3.70
1859: Fr. 1 = 0.2703 руб Kr.



October 1859:
1859: 1 руб Kr. = Fr. 4.1510


Sunday, November 17, 2013

1906



руб 1. = USD$ 0.4906




New York:






Russia:
 

1906/7 Exchange Rate:



Friday, November 15, 2013

1867


UK:



On London, the Price of Silver was falling by degrees:


1867: $1. = £ 0.205002 ; £ 1. = USD $ 6.7414





USA:

1867 2-Mo. Bills: £ 1. = USD$ 4.8602
(Denzel, 2010)

Where £ 1. = $ 4.865 Coin, the avg price in currency was USD$ 5.541



March 20, 1867:


1867, New York: Mercantile Import Costs, Retail for Books (25% US Duty) were 99.05% higher than wholesale exchange rates. 

Adjusted, Mercantile Import Costs, Retail for Unmanufactured Platinum (No Tariff) should be 34.01% higher than retail Gold rates.

1867: UK Platinum, Imported Retail Rate (per £ 1.) = USD$ 7.25






1866/7? Assay:

Citation: Annual Report of the Smithsonian Institution (House Documents, Vol. 262; 1869, p.428)




France:

(Denzel, 2010) 
Fr. 1 = Fl. 0478 ; Fl. 1 = Fr. 2.0922




Germany:
(Denzel, 2010)  
Hamburg Average 1867: ℳ  1. =Thlr. 0.5094; Thlr. 1 = ℳ  1.9631
 
Germany (Baden): 

Frankfort:
Fl. 1. = Fr. 2.11





1 V. Thaler =  Fl. 1.33 = (1.07 руб Kr.); 1 руб Kr. = 0.9346 V. Thaler =  Fl. 1.2458

Fl. 1 = Fr. 2.10 ; Thlr. 1 ~ Fr.  ?
Fl. 1 = Fr. 2.1239
Fl. 1 = £ 0.1167
 













Russia:

1. руб Kr. = 0.8456 руб Ag. ; 1. руб Ag = 1.1826 руб Kr.
1. руб Kr. = 0.8511 руб Ag. ; 1. руб Ag = 1.175 руб Kr.

1 Fr (Ag) = 0.2920 руб Kr.; 0.2485 руб Ag

1. руб Kr. = Thlr. 0.9346 (Ag) ; 1. руб Ag = Thlr. 1.098



Denzel (2010) 
1 руб Kr. = Fr. 3.39674 (3-Mo. Bill) ; Fr. 1. = 0.2944 руб Kr.

1 руб Kr. = 0.8511 руб Ag; 1 руб Ag = 1.175 руб Kr.
1 руб Ag = 1.175 руб Kr. 

1 руб Kr. = Fr. 3.39674 (Bill)  
1 руб Ag = Fr 4.024; Fr. 1. = 0.2485 руб Kr.

0.2506 руб Ag ; 1 Fr (Bill) = 0.2944 руб Kr.;  
1 руб Ag = Fr. 3.9911 (Bill) 




1867: 1 руб Ag = 1.1826 руб Kr.

1867: 1 Troy Ounce Fine Silver  = 2.01 руб Kr. ; 1.7065 руб Ag
1867: 1 Troy Oz. Fine Gold  = 31.1345 руб Kr. ; 26.50 руб Ag