20 Mark Reichsbanknote

20 Mark (Reichsbanknote) -  obverse20 Mark (Reichsbanknote) -  reverse

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Features

Issuer Germany - 1871-1948
Emperor Wilhelm II (1888-1918)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1906-1910
Value 20 Mark (20)
Currency Mark (1873-1923)
Composition Paper
Size 136 × 90 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 5 July 1925
Number N# 202146
Numista type number (https://numista.com)
References P# 25,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
And 2 more volumes.
P# 31,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
And 2 more volumes.
P# 37,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
And 2 more volumes.
P# 40
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Text with decorated initials and imperial eagle

Lettering:
Reichsbanknote.
Zwanzig Mark
zahlt die Reichsbankhauptkasse in Berlin ohne
Legitimationsprüfung dem Einlieferer dieser Banknote.
Berlin, den 21. April 1910.
Reichsbankdirektorium

Wer Banknoten nachmacht oder verfälscht, oder nachgemachte oder verfälschte sich verschafft und in Verkehr bringt, wird mit Zuchthaus nicht unter zwei Jahren bestraft.

Translation:
Imperial bank note.
Twenty Marks.
the Reichsbankhauptkasse in Berlin will pay the vendor of this banknote without any legitimation check.
Berlin, 21 April 1910.
Reichsbank Directorate

Anyone who counterfeits or forges banknotes, or procures counterfeit or forged banknotes and puts them into circulation, shall be punished by imprisonment for not less than two years.

Reverse

Ornament with value numeral

Lettering:
Wer Banknoten nachmacht oder verfälscht, oder nachgemachte oder verfälschte sich verschafft und in Verkehr bringt, wird mit Zuchthaus nicht unter zwei Jahren bestraft.

20 REICHSBANKNOTE 20 REICHSBANKNOTE
20
20 REICHSBANKNOTE 20 REICHSBANKNOTE

Wer Banknoten nachmacht oder verfälscht, oder nachgemachte oder verfälschte sich verschafft und in Verkehr bringt, wird mit Zuchthaus nicht unter zwei Jahren bestraft.

Translation:
Anyone who counterfeits or forges banknotes, or procures counterfeit or forged banknotes and puts them into circulation, shall be punished by imprisonment for not less than two years.

20 REICHSBANKNOTE 20 REICHSBANKNOTE
20
20 REICHSBANKNOTE 20 REICHSBANKNOTE

Anyone who counterfeits or forges banknotes, or procures counterfeit or forged banknotes and puts them into circulation, shall be punished by imprisonment for not less than two years.

Comments



P#25 Issued 10 March 1906
P#25a Serial Number with 6 digits, Prefix with Underprint Letter possible combinations
A / B, L, X
B / J, M, X
C / J, L, M, X
D / J, M, X

P#25b Serial Number with 7 digits, Prefix with Underprint Letter possible combinations
A / B, J, M
B / B, J, M
C / J, M
D / J, M

P#31 Issued 7 Feb 1908
Serial Number Prefix with Underprint Letter possible combinations
A / D, O, P
B / O, P, W
C / A, K, O, W, X
D / A, D, O

P#37 Issued 10 Sept 1909
Serial Number Prefix with Underprint Letter possible combinations
A / S
B / P, S
C / P, S
D / S

P#40 Issued 21 Apr 1910
P#40a Serial Number with 6 digits, Prefix with Underprint Letter possible combinations
E / N, V
F / N, V
G / N, V, Z
H / V, Z
J / R
K / R

P#40b Serial Number with 7 digits, Letter with Underprint Letter possible combinations:
A / S, U
B / S, U
C / S, U, V
D / S, V
E / F, G, L, M, N, Q, X, Y
F / C, F, G, H, J, L, M, N, Q, X, Y (Pictured above)
G / B, C, F, G, H, J, L, M, Z
H / B, C, F, G, H, L, M, R, Z
J / R
K / R

P#40c Issued 19 Feb 1914 with Watermark

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1906-Mar-10  3% P#25a, Serial Number with 6 digits
1906-Mar-10  13% P#25b, Serial Number with 7 digits
1908-Feb-07  $ 1.13 $ 2.68 24% P#31
1909-Sep-10  $ 0.99 4% P#37; Serial Number with 7 digits
1910-Apr-21  14% P#40a; Serial Number with 6 digits
1910-Apr-21  $ 1.13 $ 1.81 $ 3.37 61% P#40b; Serial Number with 7 digits
1910-Apr-21  11% P#40c; Serial Number with 7 digits - with watermark

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