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25 Francs, French Equatorial Africa, 1941

25 Francs, French Equatorial Africa, 1941

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 25 franc note
French Equatorial Africa, 1941
Obverse Image: Man with a horse.
Obverse Text: 25 / VINGT CINQ FRANCS / POUR LE CONSEIL DE DEFENSE / LE DIRECTEUR FINANCIER / A 552469 / AFRIQUE FRANCAISE LIBRE
Reverse Image: Lion.
Reverse Text: 25 / AFRIQUE FRANCAISE LIBRE / L'ART. 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
Legal Tender Note
note
date made
1941
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 9 cm x 13.8 cm x.01 cm; 3 17/32 in x 5 7/16 in x in
ID Number
NU.79.112.CM00294.4
catalog number
79.112.CM00294.4
accession number
1979.1263
serial number
A552469
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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West African Currency
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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