Bank van Lening

Bank van Lening is a Dutch term for an early type of bank that functioned similarly to a Mount of Piety (Dutch: Berg van Barmhartigheid). It was usually called the “lommerd”.

Examples were:

  • Stadsbank van Lening, Amsterdam
  • Bank van Lening, Haarlem
  • Stadsleenbank Delft

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