Emergency coinage of various denominations issued in 1689 and 1690 in Ireland by supporters of James II of England and made from any available brass or brasslike objects, including cannon.

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21721

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Emergency coinage of various denominations issued in 1689 and 1690 in Ireland by supporters of James II of England and made from any available brass or brasslike objects, including cannon.

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Title
gun money
Date Published
December 12, 2012
Last Updated
April 22, 2021