Marxist Analysis: How does Marx explain the origin of the money-form of value?

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Marxist Analysis: How does Marx explain the origin of the money-form of value?

Marxist Analysis

Assignment #3

“Everyone knows, if nothing else, that commodities have a common value-form which contrasts I the most striking manner with the motley natural forms of their use-values.  I refer to the money-form.  Now, however, we have to perform a task never even attempted by bourgeois economics.  That is, we have to show the origin of this money-form… When this is done, the mystery of money will immediately disappear.”  Page 139

How does Marx explain the origin of the money-form of value?

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