Re: [sig] Kunen as trade currency? polish question
- In a message dated 11/5/2003 5:37:10 PM Central Standard Time,
KUNEN: Same as cunen; possibly from tuna, a marten. (Polish.)
No, kuna (kunen looks like a German plural) is the pelt of martens used as
currency in Novgorod. Verified and stamped by an official. Not just any pelt.
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