Pars Coins

Closes Monday, October 5, 2020 11:00 AM CDT

Archive Lot Detail
Sale Number: 351  -  Laurel Certified Coins, Auction 1, Ancient, World, US Coins and Tokens
Lot Number: 276

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Lot 276.  GERMANY: 1917 Notgeld, Solingen, Zinc, 50 Pfennig, Lion, NGC MS61. Mintage: 82.656. Engraved by Carl Poellath, Schrobenhausen. Diameter: 23,0 mm. Funck-508.1 Lumb-492.1. Notgeld (German for ""emergency money"" or ""necessity money"") refers to money issued by an institution in a time of economic or political crisis. The issuing institution is usually one without official sanction from the central government. This occurs usually when sufficient state-produced money is not available from the central bank. Most notably, notgeld generally refers to money produced in Germany and Austriaduring World War I and the Interbellum. Issuing institutions could be a town's savings banks, municipality and private or state-owned firms.

Estimate: US$ 100 

Lot is Closed
Closing PriceUS$ 55 
Closing DateMonday, August 3, 2020
12:31:40 PM CDT