RARE DDR (COMMUNIST GERMANY) 50-100 MARK BILLS w MARX & ENGELS! CRISP CLEAN AU!!

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  • Item Category: Coins & Currency
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Jul 29, 2013
  • Channel: Auction House

Hello, These notes will average AU! Our last Marx 100 Mark notes are in super nice Unc to Choice Crisp Unc condition, while the Engels 50 Mark notes are about Extra Fine or better, thus average of AU!

HOT 1971 EAST GERMAN 100 MARK BANKNOTE with

BOLD FRIEDRICH ENGELS PORTRAIT

PLUS

HOT 1975 EAST GERMAN 100 MARK BANKNOTE with

BOLD KARL MARX PORTRAIT!!!!

IN CRISP XF-AU CONDITION

TOGETHER IN 1 SIZZLING HOT LOT!

This remarkable and original currency was issued by the State Bank of the then Communist Nation of East Germany in the 1970's!

It was printed in the Soviet Union for the DDR (Deutsche Demokratische Republik), its most coveted satellite since World War II, using high quality and very intricate multi-color engraving.

You will receive two different bank notes featuring the patron saints of socialism, Karl Marx and Friedrich Engels!!!!

First in the line-up is a fuchsia, pink, light orange and black 50 Mark bill with the portrait of Friedrich Engels at the right and again in the watermark at the left. The reverse shows a heavy duty Communist refinery. This bill is very scarce in anything above Fine.

Second up is a predominantly blue beauty featuring a mesmerizing portrait of the preeminent global icon of socialism, Karl Marx (
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