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5 Francs, French West Africa, 1942

5 Francs, French West Africa, 1942

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 franc note, specimen
French West Africa, 1942
Obverse Image: Woman facing right.
Obverse Text: 5 / BANQUE DE L'AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE / A / 0000000 / CINQ FRANCS / LE SECRETAIRE GENERAL / LE CONTROLEUR GENERAL / E.A. WRIGHT BANK NOTE CO., PHILA. / SPECIMEN
Reverse Image: Decorative border.
Reverse Text: BANQUE DE L'AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE / 5 / CINQ FRANCS / 14 DECEMBRE 1942 / L'ARTICLE 139 DU CODE PENAL PUNIT DES TRAVAUX FORCES A PERPETUITE LE CONTREFACTEUR / E.A. WRIGHT BANK NOTE CO., PHILA. / SPECIMEN
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1942
place used
French West Africa
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6.4 cm x 11.2 cm x.01 cm; 2 17/32 in x 4 13/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.79.79.281
accession number
1979.1185
serial number
0000000
catalog number
79.79.281
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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