A World Map Made Out Of 3,000 Coins

A World Map Made Out Of 3,000 Coins
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Erik Penser Bankaktiebolag used this world map to visualize the economic markets in different parts of the world. The map contains 3,000 coins, with every country constructed with its own currency. The map was created in 2009.

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