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Play Money and Spiel Marke
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Play money has been made for children for centuries.
Spiel Marke is German for play money.
Play Money Hong Kong World
1. Play Money President Franklin D. Roosevelt
 
Bronze, 15mm, 0.95gm
 
Obverse:
Bust of Franklin D. Roosevelt
FRANKLIN D. ROOSEVELT
Initials "FE"
 
Reverse:
LUCKY PLAY MONEY
Large "1"
 
Manufactured most likely 1933-1945 during President Roosevelt's service.
 
Play Money Kennedy
2. Play Money President John Kennedy
 
Bronze, 20mm, 4.45gm
 
Obverse:
JOHN FITZGERALD KENNEDY
1917 1963
 
Reverse:
Great Seal of the United States
 
Play Money Moon Money
3. Play Money Moon Money
 
Bronze, 20mm, 4.11gm
 
Obverse:
GREEN CHEESE PENNY
Cow jumping over moon
 
Reverse:
MOON MONEY $$
NASA Apollo moon lander on moon
 
Play Money Robert Lee
4. Play Money Robert E. Lee
 
Aluminum, 20mm, 0.62gm
 
Obverse:
NATIONAL HEROES
GEN ROBERT E LEE
1807 1870
 
Reverse:
MAZUMA
PLAY MONEY 5
 
Play Money Tex A Toy
5. Play Money Tex A Toy
 
Bronze, 17mm, 0.95gm
 
Obverse:
TEX-A-TOY 1954
TOY PENNY
 
Reverse:
TOY MONEY
ONE CENT 1
 
Play Money Uncle Sam Nickel
6. Play Money Uncle Sam Nickel
 
Aluminum, 19mm, 0.46gm
 
Obverse:
PLAY NICKEL
FALSA PECUNA
 
Reverse:
UNCLE SAM 1955
PLAY NICKEL 5
 
Play Money Uncle Sam Dime
7. Play Money Uncle Sam Dime
 
Aluminum, 15mm, 0.34gm
 
Obverse:
PLAY MONEY
FALSA PECUNA
 
Reverse:
UNCLE SAM 1950
PLAY DIME 10
 
Play Money Nickel Hole
8. Play Money Generic Nickel Sized Hole
 
Nickel, 21mm, 4.23gm
 
Obverse:
PLAY MONEY
Child's head facing right, two stars

 
Reverse:
PLAY MONEY
5¢, star
 
This piece is the same size as a United States nickel five cent coin.
 
Play Money Hong Kong World
9. Play Money Hong Kong World Money
 
Plastic, 26mm, 1.00gm
 
Obverse:
Space satellite orbiting the Earth.
THE THIRD YEAR OF THE WORLD IN SPACE
CURRENCY OF THE WORLD
 
Reverse:
UNIVERSAL-INTERNATIONAL BANK
$1 GOLD MONEY
MADE IN HONG KONG
 
Made around 1960, the third anniverary of the Russian Sputnik satellite.
 
Play Money World Cuba
10. Play Money World Money Cuba
 
Plastic, 22mm, 0.47gm
 
Obverse:
PESO CUBA
 
Reverse:
PLAY COINS OF THE WORLD
 
Play Money World Turkey
11. Play Money World Money Turkey
 
Plastic, 22mm, 0.50gm
 
Obverse:
KURUS TURKEY
 
Reverse:
PLAY COINS OF THE WORLD
Spiel Marke Fish
12. Spiel Marke (German Play Money) with Fish
 
Brass, 20mm, 0.86gm (Very thin)
 
Obverse:
Fish facing left
 
Reverse:
SPIEL MARKE in wreath (German for "play money")
 
Spiel Marke $20
13. Spiel Marke (German Play Money) United States $20 gold coin design
 
Bronze, 34mm, 17.67gm
 
Obverse:
Woman's head facing left with "LIBERTY" on forehead
COMP S MARKE (Composition Spiel Marke)
 
Reverse:
Eagle, shield, circle of stars
IN UNITATE FORTITUDO (In Unity Strenth)
COMPOS SPIEL MARKE (Composition Spiel Marke)
 
Made by the Lauer firm of Nuremberg, Germany sometime in the 1850's.
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