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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


SHIPS

ITEM DESCRIPTION GOREAN EARTH
Anchor Hooks Assorted Sizes 50C and up $50 and up
Barge, Small Carrying assorted cargo 1G $1,000
Barge, Large Carrying assorted cargo 1G 5S $1,500
Canoe Holds 2-3 men 50C $50
Merchant Cog Small cargo hauler 5DWG $10,000
Merchant Ship Large cargo hauler 15G $15,000
Row Boat Two-man dinghy 50C $50
Sails Various sizes 10C and up $10 and up
Serpent Ship, Small 20 oars 1DWG $2,000
Serpent Ship, Large 60 oars 2DWG $4,000
Skiff Sailboat carrying 2-3 men 1S $100
Tarn Ship War galley 5DWG $10,000

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