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Łódź ghetto scrip, 5 mark note

Object | Accession Number: 1992.26.3

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    Łódź ghetto scrip, 5 mark note

    Overview

    Brief Narrative
    5 Mark note from the Litzmannstadt (Łódź) ghetto.
    Date
    1940 May 15
    Credit Line
    United States Holocaust Memorial Museum Collection, Gift of Barbara Hillson Abramowitz. In Honor of Irving J. Abramowitz.

    Physical Details

    Language
    German
    Classification
    Exchange Media
    Category
    Money
    Object Type
    Scrip (aat)
    Physical Description
    serial number 318499. On one side of the note is a menorah, the Star of David, and "Quittung ueber fuenf Mark." On the bottom is printed: "Wer diese Quittung verfaelscht oder nachmacht oder gefaelschte Quittungen in verkehr bringt / wird strengstens bestraft." Printed on the reverse is a Star of David and: "Quittung ueber fuenf Mark" and "Der Aelteste der Juden in Litzmannstadt." It is signed by the Elder of the Jews in Litzmannstadt.
    Dimensions
    overall: Height: 2.870 inches (7.29 cm) | Width: 5.120 inches (13.005 cm)
    Materials
    overall : paper, ink

    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 1992 by Barbara Abramowitz.
    Record last modified:
    2022-07-28 18:22:06
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