5 Francs, French West Africa, 1942

Description (Brief):

One (1) 5 franc note

Description (Brief)

French West Africa, 1942

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Woman facing right.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 5 / BANQUE DE L'AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE / L / 0516623 / CINQ FRANCS / LE SECRETAIRE GENERAL / LE CONTROLEUR GENERAL / E.A. WRIGHT BANK NOTE CO., PHILA.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Decorative border.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: BANQUE DE L'AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE / 5 / CINQ FRANCS / 14 DECEMBRE 1942 / L'ARTICLE 139 DU CODE PENAL PUNIT DES TRAVAUX FORCES A PERPETUITE LE CONTREFACTEUR / E.A. WRIGHT BANK NOTE CO., PHILA.

Date Made: 1942

Location: Currently not on view

Place Used: French West Africa

See more items in: Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection, West African Currency

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Credit Line: Mr. and Mrs. Mortimer L. Neinken

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.66.27285Catalog Number: 66.27285Accession Number: 269138Serial Number: 0516623

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 6.3 cm x 11.3 cm x .01 cm; 2 15/32 in x 4 7/16 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b3-9bf7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1920048

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