Algeria. French administration. Bank of Algeria and Tunisia. Creation date: 05-10-1949. Work by William Fel and engraving by Marliat for the front and Broutin for the back. Dimensions: 185 x 92 mm. Watermark: profile of a Moorish woman in a medallion on the left. Front and back: polychrome print predominantly yellow and gray. Description of the front: a floral frame with a background of stylized flowers in rehearsal. The wording of the issuing institute changes and becomes “BANQUE DE L'ALGÉRIE ET DE LA TUNISIE”. The value "MILLE FRANCS", the numbering, the signatures and the date of issue are printed in black. On the right, the profile head of the goddess of magic, Isis. Two variants of signatures are known with The Secretary General, The Governor and The Cashier General. Description of the back: a floral frame with a background of stylized flowers in rehearsal. The Arabic texts have been changed. On the left, a plowing scene after an ancient mosaic kept in the Cherchell Public Museum. Below in the frame, article 139 of the Penal Code translated into Arabic is printed in blue on one line. The specimen is known to be perforated "SPECIMEN" vertically at the location of the watermark. The note is watermarked, signed Delahaye / Flouret / Civier, dated "0-00-0000" and numbered "O.000 - 000". A second specimen identical to the previous seems known, but not perforated "SPECIMEN" at the location of the watermark. Not-confirmed.