Coin holders

Discuss here about everything but the Euro, but keep it decent. No spamming!

Moderators: Crazy Bob, Fons, Phaseolus, eddydevries, Ord€p, Craft, Math Murderer, Bollivierke

Post Reply
User avatar
Iori_Yagami
Euro-Newbie
Euro-Newbie
Posts: 12
Joined: Thu Jul 16, 2015 12:33 pm

Coin holders

Post by Iori_Yagami » Fri Jul 17, 2015 1:28 am

Does anyone here use this, or something similar? This is very convenient, if you have to make many small transactions, work with selling minor things. etc. Useful for school-children, too. The whole thing is springloaded, and holds 5-8 coins of each denom. Sometimes they are transparent plastic, so you can see how many coins there are before pulling them out.
This was used in USSR times, when coins were quite valuable (there was little to no inflation) and you could buy stuff like small groceries(5-10-20 kopecks), bus tickets(3-4-5), use public payphone (2 k), etc
Soviet kopecks (0.01 rouble)
Image
For euro cents:
Image

User avatar
Aatos99
Euro-Master
Euro-Master
Posts: 4739
Joined: Sat May 28, 2011 10:02 pm
Location: Helsinki/Suomi/Finland

Re: Coin holders

Post by Aatos99 » Sun Jul 19, 2015 8:06 pm

I have one, which looks like that:
Image
Image
It's very compact and usefull; I can easily get different coins to my hand and give them to cashier with bigger bill, if I want to get smaller bills back. It's enough small and easy to carry; thanks to my grandma because of buying this for me! There's just one bad side; there's no place to 1 cent coins, but I often don't use them, so it's not a big minus.
Ei sitä koskaan tiedä_Aatos99

User avatar
ART
Euro-Master
Euro-Master
Posts: 5295
Joined: Sat Oct 16, 2004 8:26 pm

Re: Coin holders

Post by ART » Mon Aug 29, 2016 3:38 am

I have a simple purse.
"Awaken, my child, and embrace the glory that is your birthright.
Know that I am the Overmind, the eternal will of the swarm,
and that you have been created to serve me."

"If you lose, you can't win" (Andrea)
"Everything ends" (Ines)
"Run not tired me" (Ines)
. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .
European soul, European pride.

Post Reply

Return to “Off-Topic Discussions”