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99 Pfennig Spielkarten Notgeld Card (132783C)

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99 Pfennig Spielkarten Notgeld Card                                SKU# 132783C

Notgeld, or "necessity money" was issued by institutions that were not authorized for money emissions around the end of the First World War. It was therefore not legal tender, but rather a mutually-accepted means of payment. Mainly issued in paper form, many other mediums were utilized including coins, leather, silk, linen, stamps, aluminium foil, coal, and porcelain. One of the rarest forms of Notgeld were the Spielkarten or "playing cards" which makes this fantastic item a great, unique piece of German monetary history! Whether you're a seasoned collector, just starting out or even just looking to possibly make some profit, this card is definitely something you won't want to miss out on!

- Front face shows image of an archway in a city street and shows a date of Jan 20, 1922
- Reverse face shows image of a shield with a castle and two dragons
- Much of the printed detail is written German in a font that is somewhat hard to decipher (see photos for details)
- Card comes in protective rigid plastic sleeve

Please note, this card has NOT been professionally graded or appraised.

See pictures for details.

Condition: Card shows some light yellowing from age but otherwise looks to been in respectable, cared for condition. Again note that this card has NOT been professionally graded or appraised.

Item is sold in 'as is' condition.
  • Canada Post:  $15.15 ($5.00 as additional item)
  • Toronto Pick Up - Thursday & Friday:  $0.00
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