100 Francs, French West Africa, 1942

Description (Brief):

One (1) 100 franc note, specimen

Description (Brief)

French West Africa, 1942

Description (Brief)

Obverse Image: Large tree in center.

Description (Brief)

Obverse Text: 100 / BANQUE DE L'AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE / A 1 / 0000 / LE SECRETAIRE GENERAL / LE CONTROLEUR GENERAL / L'ARTICLE 139 DU CODE PENAL PUNIT DES TRAVAUX FORCES A PERPETUITE LE CONTREFACTEUR / CENT FRANCS / E.A. WRIGHT BANK NOTE CO. PHILA. / SPECIMEN

Description (Brief)

Reverse Image: Palm trees and huts. Decorative border.

Description (Brief)

Reverse Text: 100 / BANQUE DE L'AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE / 14 DECEMBRE 1942 / CENT FRANCS / 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.79.79.284Accession Number: 1979.1185Catalog Number: 79.79.284Serial Number: 000000

Object Name: note

Physical Description: paper (overall material)Measurements: overall: 7.8 cm x 13.6 cm x .01 cm; 3 1/16 in x 5 11/32 in x in

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

Record Id: nmah_1920095

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