|German banknotes 500 DM Deutsche Mark|
|500 Deutsche Mark Banknote|
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Obverse: Portrait of Maria Sibylla Merian (1647-1717), painter, copper engraver and natural scientist. In the background, buildings from historical Nuremburg.
Reverse: A dandelion, with the caterpillar and butterfly of the Pale Tussock Moth.
Deutsche Mark was the official currency of West Germany (1948–1990) and Germany (1990–2002) until the adoption of the euro in 2002.