100 Francs, French West Africa, 1942

100 Francs, French West Africa, 1942

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 100 franc note
French West Africa, 1942
Obverse Image: Large tree in center.
Obverse Text: 100 / BANQUE DE L'AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE / H99 / 2457283 / LE SECRETAIRE GENERAL / LE CONTROLEUR GENERAL / L'ARTICLE 139 DU CODE PENAL PUNIT DES TRAVAUX FORCES A PERPETUITE LE CONTREFACTEUR / CENT FRANCS / E.A. WRIGHT BANK NOTE CO. PHILA.
Reverse Image: Palm trees and huts. Decorative border.
Reverse Text: 100 / BANQUE DE L'AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE / 14 DECEMBRE 1942 / CENT FRANCS / 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: 7.9 cm x 13.8 cm x.01 cm; 3 1/8 in x 5 7/16 in x in
ID Number
NU.79.112.CM00294.7
catalog number
79.112.CM00294.7
accession number
1979.1263
serial number
2457283
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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West African Currency
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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