Information about currency: French Franc (Medieval)
|Currency name||French Franc (Medieval)|
|Dates||1360 - 1641|
The franc was a currency of France. Between 1360 and 1641, it was the name of coins worth 1 livre tournois and it remained in common parlance as a term for this amount of money. It was re-introduced (in decimal form) in 1795 and remained the national currency until the introduction of the euro in 1999 (for accounting purposes) and 2002 (coins and banknotes). It was a commonly held international reserve currency in the 19th and 20th centuries.
|France||French Franc (Medieval)||1360||1641|