And what was the value of the "denier tournois," if that be the meaning of "denarium Turonicum?"
In the commencement, therefore, of this piece the gros tournois was synonymous with the sol.
There was a livre Morlane as there was a livre tournois, and it long preserved its celebrity.
The form of the tournament bton of a later time is given in full detail in the "tournois du roi Ren."
Absolution for a priest who keeps a concubine, twenty-one tournois, live ducats, six carlins.
For changing the clauses of a will, the ordinary tax is twelve tournois, three ducats, six carlins.
So that the whole of the money received from France, amounts to about four and twenty millions tournois.
It is noticeable that while in weight and value the gros tournois was frequently changed, in fineness no diminution was made.