Advanced Search

Learn About The Holocaust

Special Collections

My Saved Research

Login

Register

Help

Skip to main content

Poland, 20 zloty note

Object | Accession Number: 1996.43.1.3

Search this record's additional resources, such as finding aids, documents, or transcripts.

No results match this search term.
Check spelling and try again.

results are loading

0 results found for “keyward

    Poland, 20 zloty note

    Overview

    Brief Narrative
    A twenty zloty note mailed by a Jewish immigrant in Argentina to his mother in Poland who perished in the Holocaust.
    Date
    1931
    postmark:  1939
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Shula Hamilton

    Physical Details

    Language
    Polish
    Classification
    Exchange Media
    Category
    Money
    Physical Description
    paper bank note, 20 Zloties; blue, red, brown, yellow ink on white paper; recto: bears image of male bust in upper right corner, "BANK POLSKI/DWADZIESCIA/ZLOTYCH/WARSZAWA 20 CZERWCA 1931r./PREZES BANKU/NACZELNY DYREKTOR/SKARBNIK/AL. 1456961/ZL20ZL"; verso: bears image of young woman holding sheaves of wheat, flanked by two children, and text, "20 BANK POLSKI 20/DWADZIESCIA ZLOTYCH"
    Dimensions
    overall: Height: 3.500 inches (8.89 cm) | Width: 6.620 inches (16.815 cm) | Depth: 15.980 inches (40.589 cm)
    Materials
    overall : paper, ink, plastic

    Rights & Restrictions

    Conditions on Access
    No restrictions on access
    Conditions on Use
    No restrictions on use

    Administrative Notes

    Provenance
    The scrip was donated to the United States Holocaust Memorial Museum in 1996 by Shula Hamilton.
    Record last modified:
    2022-09-12 15:57:19
    This page:
    https:​/​/collections.ushmm.org​/search​/catalog​/irn11647

    Download & Licensing

    In-Person Research

    Contact Us