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1 Franc, French West Africa, 1944

1 Franc, French West Africa, 1944

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Description (Brief)
One (1) franc note
French West Africa, 1944
Obverse Image: Two (2) men fishing and two (2) women gathering.
Obverse Text: AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE FRANCAISE / 1 FRANC
Reverse Image: Floral and diamond designs in brown ink.
Reverse Text: UN FRANC / 1 / AOF / L'ARTICLE 139 DU CODE PENAL PUNIT DES TRAVAUX FORCES CEUX QUI AURONT CONTREFAIT OU FALSIFIE LES BILLETS DE BANQUES AUTORISEES PAR LA LOI
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
1944
place used
French West Africa
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 6.5 cm x 9.5 cm x.01 cm; 2 9/16 in x 3 3/4 in x in
ID Number
NU.NU60009.12
catalog number
NU60009.12
accession number
222036
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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