Tenga


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Tenga

 

a silver coin circulated in Middle Asia, mainly in Khiva, Bukhara, Tashkent, and Kokand. Minted until 1893, the coin was worth approximately 20 kopecks.

The Great Soviet Encyclopedia, 3rd Edition (1970-1979). © 2010 The Gale Group, Inc. All rights reserved.
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