100 Francs, French West Africa, 1926

100 Francs, French West Africa, 1926

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 100 franc note, specimen
French West Africa, 1926
Obverse Image: Elephants on either side. Coastal scene with trees in foreground, boat on the water in distance.
Obverse Text: SPECIMEN / 100 / 128 / Q.162 / BANQUE DE L'AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE / CENT FRANCS PAYABLES EN ESPECES, A VUE, AU PORTEUR / LE PRESIDENT / L'ADMINISTRATEUR- DIRECTEUR / DAKAR / 24 SEPTEMBRE 1926 / H. BELLERY DESFONTAINES DEL. / ERNEST ET FREDERIC FLORIAN SC.
Reverse Image: Geometric designs.
Reverse Text: SPECIMEN / [Arabic text] / GEORGES DUVAL. FECIT.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1926
place used
Senegal: Dakar, Dakar
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 11.7 cm x 20.1 cm x.01 cm; 4 19/32 in x 7 29/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.79.79.278
accession number
1979.1185
serial number
128
catalog number
79.79.278
accession number
1979.1185.278
Credit Line
US Department of the Treasury
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West African Currency
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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