drachma (n.)
Greek silver coin of varying but significant value
Cor I.v.5[Martius to Lartius] See here these movers that do prize their hours / At a cracked drachma [here, assumed to be of small value]
JC III.ii.243[Antony to all, of Caesar's gift] To every several man, seventy-five drachmas
JC IV.iii.73[Brutus to Cassius] I had rather coin my heart, / And drop my blood for drachmas
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