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(1) A gold coin minted in Florence from 1252 to 1533, which later circulated in a number of European countries, including England and France. The florin weighed approximately 3.5 g.
(2) A silver coin minted in Florence in the late 12th and 13th centuries and weighing about 1.8 g.
(3) A silver coin issued in the mid-19th century in Great Britain; it weighed about 11.3 g and was valued at two shillings.
(4) An alternative name for the Dutch gulden and the Italian ducat.