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Numismatic History-C => Cambodia => Topic started by: Admin on November 13, 2023, 11:10:26 am



Title: Description of Cambodia
Post by: Admin on November 13, 2023, 11:10:26 am
The Kingdom of Cambodia, on the southeast Asian peninsula, became a French protectorate in 1863, and in 1887 was federated with Annam, Tonkin and Laos to form French Indo-China. It regained full independence as a constitutional monarchy in 1963. The monarchy was abolished in 1970 and Cambodia became the Khmer Republic. Area: 66,000 square miles. Languages: Khmer, French. Capital Phnom Penh.

Monetary System:
100 Centimes = 1 Franc
5 Francs = 1 Piastre

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