50 Centimes, French West Africa, 1944

50 Centimes, French West Africa, 1944

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Description (Brief)
One (1) 50 centime note
French West Africa, 1944
Obverse Image: Building structure.
Obverse Text: AFRIQUE OCCIDENTALE FRANCAISE / L'ARTICLE 139 DU CODE PENAL PUNIT DES TRAVAUX FORCES CEUX QUI AURONT CONTREFAIT OU FALSIFIE LES BILLETS DE BANQUES AUTORISEES PAR LA LOI / 0 5 0
Reverse Image: Palm branches.
Reverse Text: CINQUANTE CENTIMES / [ Arabic text]
Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
Legal Tender Note
note
date made
1944
place used
French West Africa
associated place
French West Africa
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 5.6 cm x 9.8 cm x.01 cm; 2 7/32 in x 3 27/32 in x in
ID Number
NU.79.112.CM00294.8
catalog number
79.112.CM00294.8
accession number
1979.1263
Credit Line
Chase Manhattan Bank
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West African Currency
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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