About #P5A - 1 franc type 1870 Martinique
Bank of Martinique. 1870 Provisional Issue. Check issued between 1870 and 1900. (B. P. F. 1). Work by Claverie and engraving by Bescherer. Dimensions: 127 x 90 mm. Check without watermark. Printer: Ve Ethiou Pérou, Paris or Hemmerlé et Cie, Paris. Uniface note. Description of the front: printing in light purple on yellow paper. Security background in pale yellow with the label "BANQUE DE LA MARTINIQUE". The frame of the sticker is made up of tropical plants, foliage and birds in flight. All texts are printed in dark blue. Check without signature. When the signature is present, it is materialized by the stamp of the issuing company. No known specimen. All the copies encountered to date are without numbering and without date.