Obverse Text: QUITTUNG UBER HUNDERT KRONEN / 100 / WER DIESE QUITTUNG VERFALSCHT ODER NACHMACHT ODER GEFALSCHTE QUITTUNGEN IN VERKEHR BRINGT. WIRD STRENGSTENS BESTRAFT / 100
Reverse Image: Star of David and geometric designs in orange ink.
Reverse Text: 009623 / QUITTUNG UBER HUNDERT KRONEN / 100 / THERESIENSTADT AM 1. JANNER 1943 / DER ALTESTE DER JUDEN IN THERESIENSTADT
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.
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Czech Republic: Ústecký Kraj, Terezín
paper (overall material)
overall: 7.5 cm x 14.9 cm x.01 cm; 2 15/16 in x 5 7/8 in x in