MEET MR. BIG! RARE 1922 5000M MONSTER BILL!! 1 OF LARGEST ON EARTH! RETAIL $150+

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  • Item Category: Coins & Currency
  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Feb 15, 2016
  • Channel: Auction House

Scan 1 is close-up of vignette. Scan 2 is typical condition for Buy Now Price of $19.95 (note may vary from scan). Scan 3 is typical of a higher grade note (crisp VF-XF or better), available for $29.95. Please email if interested.

MEET MR. BIG

Yes, this bank note really is big - humongous!! (Try 4.25" x 7.75"). It's also very old (1922 vintage) and very beautifully engraved. Finally, it's downright rare in anything better than rag condition - after all, it would be hard for a bill this big to survive 90 years without major signs of abuse.

The mysterious gentleman in the vignette (steel-etched illustration) is Hans Urmiller, Chamberlain of the House of Hapsburg. In spite of little being known about him, he must have been very popular in that his image also appears on a modern German 50 Mark bill issued between 1960 and 1980 (available in our Ebay store).

As of this listing, we have this rarity (the original 1922 giant, not to be confused with a much smaller variety) in several grades -

A nice Fine Plus or better with excellent color and no eyesores at just $19.95. Guaranteed lowest price for the quality! B.I. N. price is for this one . Well above average (which is around Good). See Scan 2 for an example. A still somewhat crisp and very clean About Very Fine (getting warm) for $24.95. Email! A clean
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