Money in Victorian London
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- £1 = 20 shillings
- 1 shilling = 12 pennies
Banknotes, as paper money is often referred, come in the following denominations: £1, £2, £5, £10, £20, £50, £100
- Half-Farthing: 1/8 penny. Copper or bronze.
- Farthing: 1/4 penny. Copper or bronze.
- Half-Penny: 1/2 penny. Copper or bronze.
- Penny: 1 penny. Copper
- Twopence: 2 pence. Copper
- Threepence: 3 pence. Silver.
- Groat: 4 pence. Silver.
- Six-Pence: 6 pence. Silver.
- Shilling: 1 shilling. Silver.
- Florin: 2 shillings. Silver.
- Half-Crown: 2 shillings & sixpence. Silver.
- Crown: 5 shillings. Silver.
- Half-Sovereign: 10 shillings. Gold.
- Sovereign: £1. Gold.
- Two-Pound: £2. Gold.
- Five–Pound: £5. Gold.
- Bender: Sixpence.
- Bob: Shilling. "Three bob."
- Bull: Crown.
- Copper: Penny.
- Fiver: Five Pound Note.
- Guinea: 21 shillings, just over a pound. Named for an old coin-type; has denotations of aristocracy, based on the idea that someone who pays in guineas rather than pounds is paying a touch more, for royal treatment.
- Ha'pence, ha'penny: Halfpenny.
- Hog: Shilling.
- Pence: Penny value, generally in multiples. Tuppence is two-pence, thruppence is three-pence, sixpence is six-pence.
- Quid: Pound value. "Three quid."
- Tanner: Sixpence.
- Tenner: Ten Pound Note.
- Thruppence: Threepence.
- Tuppence: Twopence.