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100 Francs, West African Monetary Union, ca 1959

100 Francs, West African Monetary Union, ca 1959

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 100 franc note, specimen
Benin, West African Monetary Union, ca 1959
Obverse Image: Mask at left, woman at right.
Obverse Text: 100 / BANQUE CENTRALE DES ETATS DE L'AFRIQUE DE L'OUEST / 000000000 / O.000 B / SPECIMEN NO 0030 / LE PRESIDENT, / LE DIRECTEUR GENERAL, / CENT FRANCS / 00-0-0000
Reverse Image: Man at left, ornamental carving at right.
Reverse Text: 100 / BANQUE CENTRALE DES ETATS DE L'AFRIQUE DE L'OUEST / CENT FRANCS / LES AUTEURS OU COMPLICES DE FALSIFICATION OU DE CONTREFACON DE BILLETS DE BANQUE SERONT PUNIS CONFORMEMENT AUX LOIS ET ACTES EN VIGUEUR.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
note
date made
ca 1959
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 8.2 cm x 12.7 cm x.01 cm; 3 7/32 in x 5 in x in
ID Number
NU.NU98145
catalog number
NU98145
accession number
265012
Credit Line
Banque Central des Etats de l'Afrique de l'Ouest
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West African Currency
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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