75 Pfennig Note, Grunberg, Germany, 1921

Description:

[[obverse text]]

75 / GRÜNBERG / I.[[in]] SCHLESIEN / 75 / OBST UND WEIN- / STADT DES OSTENS. / GÜLTIG BIS 31.DEZ.1921 / DER MAGISTRAT: / [[signatures x2]] / TUCHWEBEREI / GEORG / SCHLEINITZ / WEINHAUS / OFFSETDRUCK DER RATS-DRUCKEREI R. DULCE, GLAUCHAU. [[translation]] 75 / GRÜNBERG IN SILESIA / 75 / FRUIT- AND WINE- CITY OF THE EAST. / VALID UNTIL DECEMBER 31, 1921 / THE MAGISTRATE: [[signatures x2]] / CLOTH-WEAVERY / [[artist]] GEORG SCHLEINITZ / VITICULTURE / OFF-SET PRINT OF THE MUNICIPAL-PRINTSHOP R. DULCE, GLAUCHAU. [[/translation]]

[[reverse text]]

75 / PF / DA LAG ICH EINMAL VORM VOLLEN FAß. / „EIN ANDRER [[anderer]] SOLL MIR TRINKEN DAS!" / 2 / SO RIEF ICH, „UND SOLL’S DER TEUFEL SEIN, / ICH TRINK IHN NIEDER MIT SOLCHEM WEIN!" / 75 / PFG [[translation]] 75 PFENNIG / THERE I ONCE WAS, BEFORE A FULL CASK. / "ANOTHER SHOULD DRINK ME THAT!" / 2 / SO I SHOUTED, "AND SHOULD IT BE THE DEVIL, I'LL DRINK HIM UNDER WITH THIS WINE!" / 75 PFENNIG [[/translation]]

Date Made: 1921Date On Object: 1921-12-31

Crowdsourcing: Transcribed by Smithsonian digital volunteersLocation: Currently not on view

Place Made: Germany: Hesse, Grünberg

Subject: NNC German Notgeld

Subject:

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, NNC Transcription Center German Notgeld 07

Exhibition:

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Credit Line: Catherine Bullowa

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.NU60010.079Catalog Number: NU60010.079Accession Number: 222036

Object Name: notenotgeld

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 7 cm x 10.1 cm x .01 cm; 2 3/4 in x 3 31/32 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-bc5d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1913084

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