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5,000 Francs, Cameroon, 1961

5,000 Francs, Cameroon, 1961

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5,000 franc note, specimen
Cameroon, 1961
Obverse Image: Bust of President Ahidjo at right, building at left.
Obverse Text: 5000 / BANQUE CENTRALE / O.000 / 0000000 / SPECIMEN NO 1005 / LE DIRECTEUR GENERAL / UN CENSUR / FIVE THOUSAND FRANCS / CINQ MILLE FRANCS / CHAMBRE DES DEPUTES / REPUBLIQUE DU CAMEROUN
Reverse Image: Florals at left, forest with trees cut down in center, fruits at right.
Reverse Text: 5000 / REPUBLIQUE FEDERALE DU CAMEROUN / LE CONTREFACTEUR SERA PUNI CONFORMEMENT AUX LOIS. / THE COUNTERFEITER WILL BE PUNISHED ACCORDING TO THE LAW.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1961
place used
Cameroon
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10.9 cm x 16.8 cm x.01 cm; 4 9/32 in x 6 5/8 in x in
ID Number
NU.66.11343
catalog number
66.11343
accession number
267120
serial number
1005
Credit Line
Banque Centrale des Etats de L'Afrique Equatoriale et du Cameroun
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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