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5 million mark gold coin issued as emergency currency in Weimar Germany

Object | Accession Number: 2004.217.2

5 million mark gold colored coin supposedly issued during a period of runaway inflation by the province of Westphalia in Germany in 1923. It features the profile portrait of Prussian statesman and minister Baron vom Stein (1757-1831) and the White Horse of Westphalia.

Date
issue:  1923
Geography
issue: Westphalia (Germany)
Language
German
Classification
Exchange Media
Category
Money
Object Type
Coins (lcsh)
Credit Line
United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Joel Forman
 
Record last modified: 2020-06-30 09:25:24
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