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100 Francs, West African Monetary Union, 1959

100 Francs, West African Monetary Union, 1959

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 100 franc note
West African Monetary Union, 1959
Obverse Image: Mask at left, woman at right.
Obverse Text: 100 / BANQUE CENTRALE DES ETATS DE L'AFRIQUE DE L'OUEST / 217889881/ 89881 / D. 88 / LE PRESIDENT, / LE DIRECTEUR GENERAL, / CENT FRANCS / 23-4-1959
Reverse Image: Man at left, ornamental carving at right.
Reverse Text: 100 / BANQUE CENTRALE DES ETATS DE L'AFRIQUE DE L'OUEST / CENT FRANCS / 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
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
1979.1263.02225
catalog number
1979.1263.02225
accession number
1979.1263
serial number
217889881
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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West African Currency
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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