Occupation currency note, 50 zloty, issued by Nazi Germany in Poland
Litzmannstadt-Getto (Lodz ghetto) historic;
- Object Type
Occupation currency (lcsh)
- Credit Line
- United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Douglas Smith
Polish 50 zloty bank note, dated 1941, with a Litzmannstadt (Lodz) ghetto stamp.
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