100 Kronen, Theresienstadt Concentration Camp & Ghetto, Czechoslovakia, 1943

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One (1) 100 kronen note

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Theresienstadt Concentration Camp & Ghetto, Czechoslovakia, 1943

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Obverse Image: Moses and scrolls.

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Obverse Text: QUITTUNG UBER HUNDERT KRONEN / 100 / WER DIESE QUITTUNG VERFALSCHT ODER NACHMACHT ODER GEFALSCHTE QUITTUNGEN IN VERKEHR BRINGT. WIRD STRENGSTENS BESTRAFT / 100

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Reverse Image: Star of David and geometric designs in orange ink.

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Reverse Text: 009623 / QUITTUNG UBER HUNDERT KRONEN / 100 / THERESIENSTADT AM 1. JANNER 1943 / DER ALTESTE DER JUDEN IN THERESIENSTADT

Description (Brief)

General Information: Issued for use by Jewish prisoners in Theresienstadt Concentration Camp & Ghetto in Czechoslovakia.

This note was issued under the order of Nazi officials during the Holocaust for use by Jewish people in concentration camps and ghettos. This currency could only be used in limited ways inside places of Nazi imprisonment and served as a device to further isolate and denationalize Jewish people.

Date Made: 1943

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: Czech Republic: Ústecký Kraj, Terezín

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Related Publication: Feingold, Ellen R.. Value of Money, The

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2014.0016.007Accession Number: 2014.0016Catalog Number: 2014.0016.007Serial Number: 009623

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 7.5 cm x 14.9 cm x .01 cm; 2 15/16 in x 5 7/8 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746af-7a7b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1591151

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