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A Crown in Your Palm: The Everlasting Coin of the Kingdom

Prague Castle - Rožmberk Palace–Institute of Noblewomen (Rožmberský palác – Ústav šlechtičen), Pražský hrad, Praha 1 - Hradčany, 119 08
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15. 5. 2016 – 7. 1. 2017

An exhibition to take the visitor through not only the reign of Charles IV, showing the Prague Groschen as the Kingdom of Bohemia’s enduring coin. The exhibition will be based around the history of silver processing and gold plating techniques. The visitor will also learn, inter alia, what face value the coin had, and what it could buy.

The exhibition also features replicas of the Czech coronation jewels, specially commissioned for the 700th birth anniversary of Charles IV.

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