25 Francs, French West Africa, 1942

25 Francs, French West Africa, 1942

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 25 franc note, specimen
French West Africa, 1942
Obverse Image: Portrait of a young woman at left.
Obverse Text: 25 / A 1 / 0000 / BANQUE DE L'AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE / 25 / VINGT. CINQ FRANCS / LE SECRETAIRE GENERAL / LE CONTROLEUR GENERAL / L'ARTICLE 139 DU CODE PENAL PUNIT DES TRAVAUX FORCES A PERPETUITE LE CONTREFACTEUR / E.A. WRIGHT BANK NOTE CO. PHILA. / SPECIMEN
Reverse Image: Palm trees with an airplane in the background.
Reverse Text: BANQUE DE L'AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE / VINGT. CINQ FRANCS / 14 DECEMBRE 1942 / 25 / E.A. WRIGHT BANK NOTE CO. PHILA.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1942
place used
French West Africa
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7 cm x 11.9 cm x.01 cm; 2 3/4 in x 4 11/16 in x in
ID Number
NU.79.79.283
accession number
1979.1185
catalog number
79.79.283
serial number
000000
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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