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Fayette: VF46.2, Pick: 5s, Schwan-Boling: 1903s, Rosenberg: 869s

5 Mark (French occupation of Saar) Type 1947

1947

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This issue, which was prepared in France for use in Saarland, has no indication of issuing authority. It was issued 16 June 1947 through 20 November 1947. Description: violet, blue and pink, classical bearded male bust at centre. Back same with woman holding flowers and fruits in her hands at centre. No watermark. Perforated SPECIMEN horizontally at centre. Size: 82x52mm. FBOW Collection. A similar was sold for €410 by cgb.fr in october 2016, eBillet #8 Live Auction, (lot #4080358). Go to the page: here. Very RARE!

 

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