Sunday, June 20, 2010

1935 Third Reich Silver Reichmark

1934, 1935 and 1936 minted Reichsmark have common obverse face yet different reverse. The 1935 minted 5 Reichsmark has the same design on the obverse as the 1934 except for the mint year. They have the same reverse that depicts the Potsdam Kirche.

5 Reichsmark Obverse (1934 & 1935)

5 Reichsmark Obverse (1935)

5 Reichsmark Reverse Potsdam Kirche (1935)

The earlier version (same as 1934) on the left, later version on right. Interestingly, the Swastika was removed.

The later version of the 1935 depicts then German President Paul von Hindenburg on the reverse.

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