The Frank was the currency of the Helvetian Republic from 1798. The Helvetian Republic ceased issuing coins in 1803. Appenzell issued coins between 1808 and 1816. In 1850, the Swiss franc was introduced, with 1 1⁄2 Swiss francs = 1 Appenzell Frank.
Copper 1 pfenning coins were issued, together with billon 1 Kreuzer, 1⁄2 and 1 Batzen and silver coins for 1⁄2, 1, 2 and 4 Franken.
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