Coins Of The Gibraltar Pound
The Gibraltar pound (currency sign: £; banking code: GIP) is the currency of Gibraltar. It is exchangeable with the British pound sterling at par value.
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... At the outbreak of World War I, Gibraltar was forced to issue banknotes to prevent paying out sterling or gold ... The 1914 notes were issued in denominations of 2 and 10 shillings, 1, 5 and 50 pounds ... The 2 shilling and 50 pound notes were not continued when a new series of notes was introduced in 1927 ...
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“Bah! theres no wine like the bloods crimson!”
—Ezra Pound (18851972)
“A war undertaken without sufficient monies has but a wisp of force. Coins are the very sinews of battles.”
—François Rabelais (14941553)