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25 Francs, French West Africa, 1942

25 Francs, French West Africa, 1942

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 25 franc note
French West Africa, 1942
Obverse Image: Portrait of a young woman at left.
Obverse Text: 25 / C / BANQUE DE L'AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE / 25 / VINGT. CINQ FRANCS / 0221225 / LE SECRETAIRE GENERAL / LE CONTROLEUR GENERAL / L'ARTICLE 139 DU CODE PENAL PUNIT DES TRAVAUX FORCES A PERPETUITE LE CONTREFACTEUR / E.A. WRIGHT BANK NOTE CO. PHILA.
Reverse Image: Palm trees with an airplane in the background.
Reverse Text: BANQUE DE L'AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE / VINGT. CINQ FRANCS / 14 DECEMBRE 1942 / 25 / E.A. WRIGHT BANK NOTE CO. PHILA.
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Bank Note
note
date made
1942
place used
French West Africa
associated place
French West Africa
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 7.2 cm x 12.1 cm x.01 cm; 2 27/32 in x 4 3/4 in x in
ID Number
NU.79.112.CM00294.6
catalog number
79.112.CM00294.6
accession number
1979.1263
serial number
0221225
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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West African Currency
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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