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Why do they still use gold dragons as currency in Westeros? [Duplicate]
This gets complicated, but that's the nature of A Song of Ice and Fire. It goes without saying that this will contain spoilers, I will do my best to mask them appropriately.
Robert didn't hate Targaryens
Not in the classic sense of "they must all die". His rebellion was sparked by the actions of two specific Targaryens, namely Rhaegar and his father Aerys II.
In particular, Rhaegar ran away with Lyanna Stark, the sister of Ned and Brandon Stark and Robert's future wife. Brandon went to Kings Landing to get his sister back and was captured by Aerys. When Rickard Stark was called to Kings Landing to release his son, the king brutally murdered his father and son. At that time, Aerys demanded the surrender of Robert and Ned, and Jon Arryn of the Valley, who was tending the men at the time, raised his banners in an uproar.
What does this have to do with the fact that Robert doesn't hate Targaryaner?
A Clash of Kings and A World of Ice and Fire say Robert's grandmother is Rhaelle Targaryen (that's important and I'm getting to the point).
Why is it important and haven't we talked about money?
I come there. It's important because while anyone (Jaime Lannister, Ned Stark, etc.) could have ascended the Iron Throne, every claim would have to be legitimized. Robert's claim was easy to legitimize because
Rhaelle was the daughter of Aegon V, which made Robert a direct descendant of a Targaryen king and gave him a blood claim to the Iron Throne - as long as no other children of Aerys II were alive.
So his claim was only valid as long as he was the most suitable family member. Viserys and Daenerys both had a stronger claim to childbirth, which is why Robert wanted them dead.
Out of love for all that is sacred, I asked for coins!
I told you I would get there. Robert kept the Targaryen Dynasty currency intact because he was something of a member of it. He did not implement a new system, but continued the old one under new management.
This was important as many Westeros homes supported Aerys and his children. Replacing each dragon with a stag would pour salt into a fresh wound if it needed the support of the Great Houses to consolidate its rule.
Additionally, the only banks (book or TV show) mentioned in the series are in Essos. The Westerosi seem to like to hang on to their money, which means that to replace coins, someone has to go from house to house, village to village, kingdom to kingdom from thorns to the wall, exchanging ANY gold coin in seven kingdoms.
At the end of the day, gold is gold and it would have been politically and logistically difficult to trade dragons for deer.
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