5 Francs, Guinea, 1962

5 Francs, Guinea, 1962

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 5 franc coin
Guinea, 1962
Obverse Image: Bust of Sekou Toure facing right.
Obverse Text: REPUBLIQUE DE GUINEE / 1962 / SEKOU TOURE
Reverse Image: Denomination within wreath.
Reverse Text: TRAVAIL - JUSTICE - SOLIDARITE / 5 FRANCS GUINEENS / LE PREMIER MARS 1960
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Coin
Date made
1962
place used
Guinea
associated place
Guinea
Physical Description
copper-nickel (overall material)
Measurements
overall:.15 cm x 1.99 cm; 1/16 in x 25/32 in
ID Number
NU.79.112 [dup2449]
catalog number
79.112
accession number
1979.1263
Credit Line
The Chase Manhattan Bank
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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