25 Pfennig Note, Grosswirschleben, Germany, 1921

25 Pfennig Note, Grosswirschleben, Germany, 1921

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Description
[[obverse text]]
[[seal]] GEMEINDE ZU GROSSWIRSCHLEBEN [[/seal]] / AUS FERNEN HEIDENTAGEN BIS ZUR JÜNGSTEN ZEIT / HIEHLT SICH EIN BRAUCH IM ALTERSGRAUEN KLEID / UM ZU EMPFANGEN SAALEFEUCHTIGKEIT UND / REGEN, / ERFLEHT AM PFINGSTTAG MAN / DES SAALE- / REICHERTS SEGEN. / DIE GÜLTIGKEIT ERLISCHT 1 MONAT NACH AUFRUF / GROß-WIRSCHLEBEN 1.9.21. / DER GEMEINDEVORSTAND [[signature]] / 8291* / GROß-WIRSCHLEBEN – / IN ANHALT [[translation]] [[seal]] MUNICIPALITY AT GROSSWIRSCHLEBEN [[/seal]] / FROM DISTANT PAGAN DAYS TO RECENT TIMES / A CUSTOM IN OBSERVED IN A HOARY [[=grayish-white]] DRESS / IN ORDER TO WELCOME SAALE [[river]] HUMIDITY AND RAIN, / ON PENTECOST [[or Whitsun]] ONE BESEECHES OF THE SAALE [[river]]-RICHES’ BLESSING. / THE VALIDITY EXPIRES 1 MONTH AFTER SUMMONS / GROß-WIRSCHLEBEN 1.9.21.[[d.m.y.]] / THE COMMUNITY EXECUTIVE BOARD [[signature]] / 8291* / GROß-WIRSCHLEBEN - IN ANHALT [[region]] [[/translation]]
[[reverse text]]
25 / R / GROß-WIRSCHLEBER SAALETANZ [[Saale is a river]] / I / GROß-WIRSCHLEBEN / IN ANHALT / 25 [[translation]] 25 / [[aritst initial]] R / GROß-WIRSCHLEBER SAALE-RIVER-DANCE / I / GROß-WIRSCHLEBEN IN ANHALT [[region]] / 25 [[/translation]]
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
notgeld
date made
1921
date on object
1921-09-01
place made
Germany
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 4.9 cm x 7.9 cm x.01 cm; 1 15/16 in x 3 1/8 in x in
ID Number
NU.73.87.009
catalog number
73.87.009
accession number
309600
serial number
8291
Credit Line
Curtis C. Page
subject
NNC German Notgeld
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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