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1,000 Francs, French West Africa, 1942

1,000 Francs, French West Africa, 1942

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 1,000 franc note
French West Africa, 1942
Obverse Image: Train and cargo ship.
Obverse Text: 1000 / BANQUE DE L'AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE / MILLE FRANCS / 0036690 / LE SECRETAIRE GENERAL / LE CONTROLEUR GENERAL / M.2 / 690 / 14-12-42 / L'ARTICLE 139 DU CODE PENAL PUNIT DES TRAVAUX FORCES A PERPETUITE LE CONTREFACTEUR / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY
Reverse Image: Monogram of Bank within wreath.
Reverse Text: 1000 / BANQUE DE L'AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE / BAO / AMERICAN BANK NOTE COMPANY
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1942
maker
American Bank Note Company
place used
French West Africa
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.8 cm x 15.4 cm x.01 cm; 3 15/32 in x 6 1/16 in x in
ID Number
NU.NU60009.10
catalog number
NU60009.10
accession number
222036
serial number
0036690
Credit Line
Catherine Bullowa
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
West African Currency
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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