25 Francs, French West Africa, 1942

Description (Brief):

One (1) 25 franc note, specimen

Description (Brief)

French West Africa, 1942

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Portrait of a young woman at left.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 25 / A 1 / 0000 / BANQUE DE L'AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE / 25 / VINGT . CINQ FRANCS / LE SECRETAIRE GENERAL / LE CONTROLEUR GENERAL / L'ARTICLE 139 DU CODE PENAL PUNIT DES TRAVAUX FORCES A PERPETUITE LE CONTREFACTEUR / E.A. WRIGHT BANK NOTE CO. PHILA. / SPECIMEN

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Palm trees with an airplane in the background.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: BANQUE DE L'AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE / VINGT . CINQ FRANCS / 14 DECEMBRE 1942 / 25 / 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: US Department of the Treasury

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: NU.79.79.283Accession Number: 1979.1185Catalog Number: 79.79.283Serial Number: 000000

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 7 cm x 11.9 cm x .01 cm; 2 3/4 in x 4 11/16 in x in

Guid: http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-905f-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa

Record Id: nmah_1920093

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