40 heller Notgeld
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Gift of Yehuda Nir in memory of his father, Samuel Grunfeld
Id no. 199.90, Currency, German
The currency depicts an image of a well-drsesed Jew, with bags of money behind him, chained to a devil.

Cities, towns and enterprises printed emergency currency during the inflation of the 1920s. When Jews were blamed for economic problems, Notgeld incorporated anti-Semitic themes, images, and text.
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