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from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. In archæol, the name given to certain wheel-like objects of metal found in France and Great Britain. They are of gold, silver, or bronze, and, while by some regarded as primitive money, are usually looked upon as having some connection with sun-worship.


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