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5,000 Francs, West African Monetary Union, ca 1959

5,000 Francs, West African Monetary Union, ca 1959

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5,000 franc note, specimen
West African Monetary Union, ca 1959
Obverse Image: Man and palm oil factory.
Obverse Text: 5000 / BANQUE CENTRALE DES ETATS DE L'AFRIQUE DE L'OUEST / 000000000 / CINQ MILLE FRANCS / O.00 / SPECIMEN NO 0206 / LE DIRECTEUR GENERAL, / LE PRESIDENT, / 00-00-0000
Reverse Image: Woman in foreground and men producing palm oil behind.
Reverse Text: 5000 / BANQUE CENTRALE DES ETATS DE L'AFRIQUE DE L'OUEST / L'ARTICLE 139 DU CODE PENAL PUNIT DES TRAVAUX FORCES A PERPETUITE CEUX QUI AURONT CONTREFAIT OU FALSIFIE LES BILLETS DE BANQUES AUTORISEES PAR LA LOI.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
ca 1959
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10.9 cm x 16.9 cm x.01 cm; 4 9/32 in x 6 21/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.NU98142
catalog number
NU98142
accession number
265012
Credit Line
Banque Central des Etats de l'Afrique de l'Ouest
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Work and Industry: National Numismatic Collection
West African Currency
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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