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Lone Samurai of the Pen and Paper
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Money in the middle ages

Around 1190 when King Richard was ransomed, he was ransomed in Marks, ie 150 marks for his release.

In Norman England, what would have been the currency? If someone was 'WANTED' - would it simply be 100 gold? Or was there a name, like marks?

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