"Operation Bernhard" 10 Pound Note, Sachsenhausen Camp, WWII German Counterfeit, 1934-43

"Operation Bernhard" 10 Pound Note, Sachsenhausen Camp, WWII German Counterfeit, 1934-43

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Description (Brief)
One (1) "Operation Bernhard" 10 pound note
Sachsenhausen Camp, WWII German Counterfeit, 1934 - 43
Obverse Image: Image of a seated figure in the top left corner, possibly Britannia.
Obverse Text: BANK OF ENGLAND / PROMISE TO PAY THE BEARER ON DEMAND THE SUM OF TEN POUNDS 1938 APRIL 20. LONDON APRIL. 1938 / FOR THE GOV: AND COMP OF THE BANK OF ENGLAND / L 104 77797 / CHIEF CASHIER / K.O. PEPPIATT / TEN
Reverse Image: N/A
Reverse Text: N/A
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1934 - 43
place made
Germany: Hesse, Sachsenhausen
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 12.8 cm x 20.9 cm x.01 cm; 5 1/32 in x 8 7/32 in x in
ID Number
2014.0182.3
accession number
2014.0182
catalog number
2014.0182.3
serial number
L 104 77797
Credit Line
Jeff Garrett
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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