50 Pfennig - Wittenberge

50 Pfennig - Wittenberge - obverse50 Pfennig - Wittenberge - reverse

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Issuer City of Wittenberge (Prussian province of Brandenburg)
Emperor Wilhelm II (1888-1918)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1917
Value 50 Pfennigs (50 Pfennige) (0.50)
Currency Mark (notgeld, 1914-1924)
Composition Zinc
Weight 3.5 g
Diameter 25.5 mm
Thickness 1.1 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 120272
References Funck# 606.3,
Walter Funck, Ralf Müller, Wolfgang Peltzer; 2012. Die deutschen Notmünzen : alle amtlichen Ausgaben und deren Varianten der Städte, Gemeinden, Kreise, Länder etc. (8th edition). Battenberg Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany.
Men18# 34522.3
Peter Menzel; 2018. Deutschsprachige Notmünzen und Geldersatzmarken im In- und Ausland 1840-2002. Winfried Bogon Verlag, Berlin, Germany.


Pearl rim, legend surrounding pearl circle with denomination centered

Script: Latin



Coat of Arms (Three towered castle) and date

Script: Latin

Lettering: 1917




L. Chr. Lauer, Nuremberg, Germany (1729-1924)


Issuing body: [Stadtgemeinde, Brandenburg].Automatically translated

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1917  94% F#606.3
1917  0% F#606.3a) Rev: wall with single lines
1917  6% F#606.3b) Rev: wall with double lines

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