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    Photo: Katie Powell

10 mark Łódź ghetto coin

Museum Work

Resource TypeObjects
Date of Creation8 December 1942 - September 1944
GenreCurrency, Medals & Militaria
Object ID1993.005.001
Previous NUmber93.07.0023
Place of CreationŁódź ghetto, Poland
DescriptionObverse side with 10 mark denomination and text in banner. Reverse side has Star of David with text and date.

Markings difficult to read due to significant corrosion. 
Materials/Techniquesaluminium-maganesium alloy
Measurementsdiameter: 2.9 cm
InscriptionsRecto: QUITTUNG UBER / DER AELTESTE DER JUDEN IN LITZMANNSTADT
Verso: GETTO / [date]
LanguageGerman
ProvenanceGifted to the Vancouver Holocaust Education Centre by Dr. Jeffrey Claman
Classificationcoins (money)
Legal Statuspermanent collection
Credit LineCourtesy of Dr. Jeffrey Claman