1 franc Colonial Treasury Type 1855
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Colonial Treasury. Coupons. Decree of June 1st, 1854. Black. Uniface. Light green. Rare.
Guadeloupe. Colonial Treasury. Coupons. Decree of April 23, 1855. Repayable May 31, 1858. Work of Saunier. Dimensions: 125 x 77 mm. Not issued. Banknote without the "Treasury" watermark? Printer: unknown. Black print on light beige paper. Front: vignette composed of an exotic floral frame with snakes, horns of plenty, a sailboat three masts left, anchor, barrels at the bottom of the note. The value "Bon de Caisse d' UN FRANC" is printed in the center. A top left slot is provided for the banknote number affixed by hand. Three signatures with The Controller, The Authorizing Officer and The Treasurer. Numbering and signatures are handwritten. Back: uniface. No known specimens. Banknote found: the copy in photo, probably unique is unknown to the Pick and Not Assigned (= NA). Unknown also from Kolsky for local reference. Very rare !