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Information about currency: Tibetan Srang

Currency nameTibetan Srang
Dates1909 - 1959

1 Srang = 10 Sho = 100 Skar


The srang (pronounced "sang"; in Tibetan often referred to as "dngul srang" i.e. "silver srang") was a currency of Tibet between 1909 and 1959. It circulated alongside the tangka until the 1950s. It was divided into 10 sho, each of 10 skar, with the tangka equal to 15 skar (1 srang = 6⅔ tangka).

Currency Tibetan Srang was used:
Country From To
Tibet Tibetan Srang 1909 1959