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1 Franc, Cameroon, 1948

1 Franc, Cameroon, 1948

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Description (Brief)
One (1) franc coin
Cameroon, 1948
Obverse Image: Liberty wearing a winged cap, facing left. Ships in background.
Obverse Text: REPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE UNION FRANÇAISE / L BAZOR GB / 1948
Reverse Image: Forward facing gazelle with stalks of wheat and corn.
Reverse Text: 1 F. / TERRITOIRE DU CAMEROUN
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
coin
date made
1948
maker
Paris Mint
place used
Cameroon
place made
France: Île-de-France, Paris
Physical Description
aluminum (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.16 cm x 2.3 cm; 1/16 in x 29/32 in
ID Number
NU.71.105.456
catalog number
71.105.456
accession number
297845
Credit Line
Carl H. Jaeschke
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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