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Information about currency: German Papiermark

Currency nameGerman Papiermark
Dates1914 - 1923


The name Papiermark (English: "paper mark", officially just Mark, sign: ℳ) is applied to the German currency from 4 August 1914 when the link between the Goldmark and gold was abandoned, due to the outbreak of World War I. In particular, the name is used for the banknotes issued during the hyperinflation in Germany of 1922 and especially 1923.

Currency German Papiermark was used:
Country From To
Saarland German Papiermark 1921 1923
Germany German Papiermark 1914 1923