AHAUS 1921 "De Smöker" 25 Pfennig Oldenkott Pipe Tobacco German Notgeld

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This listing is for the 25 Pfennig note only (as shown in the photo), the complete set is available here.

A particularly well-executed set of Notgeld from the city of Ahaus, whose fortunes were so intertwined with those of the Dutch Oldenkott tobacco firm, that they've adorned their Notgeld series with the emblem from the tobacco package, "De Smöker". The firm was widely respected for treating its workers like family, employing generations of Ahaus residents.

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