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 UNESCO Weltkulturerbe Ausstellung

rund um die Burg Hasegg 

 DIE MÜNZE HALL BLEIBT VOM 24.12.-29.12.2014

UND VOM 31.12-01.01.2015 GESCHLOSSEN!

Ausstellung

Ype Limburg -  Lichtbilder 

 Burg Hasegg/Münze Hall

 20.12. Kurhaus Hall, 20.15 Uhr :

 Accordone und Markus Beasley:

Barocke Weihnachtsmusik aus Italien

 

 

 

From gold to silver

After the relocation of the mint from Meran to Hall in 1486, a coin reform was decreed by Archduke Sigmund and subsequently undertaken.
The Hall Gulden - the most significant silver coin of the Hall Mint - replaced the prevailing gold coins of the time, in which the comparative value of raw materials was higher.
The Gulden is reputed to be a precursor of the modern day Euro as well as being the eponym of the US-Dollar.

Also to be found in this room
Hammered coinage
Emperor Ferdinand I.
Emperor Maximilian I.