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COIN VALUES

Coin values can be expressed as approximate values, as there are indications in the Scrolls (John Norman's Gor books) that values may be higher. Coins of higher denomination are most often referred to as "tarsk," "tarn," or simply by the metal they are cast in (such as silver).

 
UNIT EQUIVALENT EARTH EQUIVALENT
1 Copper Bit 1 Copper Bit (CB) 12-1/2 Cents
2 Copper Bits 2 Copper Bits 25 Cents
8 Copper Bits 1 Copper (C) $1 American
100 Copper 1 Silver (S) $100
10 Silver 1 Gold (G) $1,000
2 Gold 1 Double-weight Gold (DWG) $2,000


FOODS

ITEM DESCRIPTION GOREAN EARTH
Beans Dried, 1/4 stone (1 pound) 1C $1
Black Wine Beans Per 1/4 stone 2S 500C $250
Black Wine Beans Per stone 1G $1000
Bosk Per 1/4 stone 1C $1
Bosk Strips Dried and smoked, 1/4 stone 2C $2
Candy Assorted hard pieces, per 1/4-stone bag 4CB $0.50
Chocolate Assorted candies, per 1/4-stone box 2C $2
Chocolate Solid block, per 1/4 stone 4C $4
Chocolate, Baker's Wafers, 1/4 stone 2C $2
Dairy, Bosk Butter Per 1/4 stone 1C $1
Dairy, Bosk Cheese Per 1/4 stone 1C $1
Dairy, Bosk Milk Per 2 bottles 1C $1
Dairy, Verr Cheese Per 1/4 stone 1C $1
Eels Live, each 3CB $.375
Eggs, Vulo Per 12 (Large pigeon eggs approx. large chicken eggs in size) 2CB $.25
Eggs, Vulo Per crate of 144 3C $3
Fish, Fresh Per 1/4 stone 1C $1
Fish, Smoked Per 1/4 stone 2C $2
Flour, Sa-tarna 1/4 stone 2CB $.25
Flour, Sa-tarna 12-stone sack 12C $12
Fruits Fresh, 1/4 stone 1C $1
Fruits Dried, 1/4 stone 5CB $.625
Herbs Fresh, in large pots 5C $5
Herbs Assorted cut, 1 tef (approx. 1/4 cup) 1C $1
Honey Per 1/4 stone 4C $4
Salt Per 1/4 stone 4CB $.50
Salt, Tahari Per 10-stone cylinder 20C $20
Spices Per 1/4 stone 10C-20C $10-$20
Sugar, White Per 1/4 stone 2CB $0.25
Sugar, White Per 10-stone sack 10C $10
Sugar, Yellow Per 1/4 stone 5CB $0.625
Sugar, Yellow Per 10-stone sack 25C $25
Tabuk Per 1/4 stone 3CB $.375
Tarsk Per 1/4 stone 4CB $.50
Tea, Bazi Shredded, 1/4 stone 25C $25
Tea, Bazi Shredded, 1 stone 1S $100
Vegetables Fresh, 1/4 stone 1C $1
Vulo Plucked, 1/4 stone 1C $1

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