5 francs Type 1942 (US)21 listing available
About :#16 - 5 francs Type 1942 (US)
Bank of Martinique. No date (1942). First issue in 1942. Printed in black on a pink background with the mention "Bank of Martinique" reproduced continuously and printed in blue on the back. Dimensions: 132 x 75 mm. Banknote without watermark. Printer: E.A Wright Banknote Co. of Philadelphia Printing Company. Front: Black and white frame consisting of graphic lines with the value "5" in white and repeated in the four angles. On the left in an oval, a draped woman standing in front of a seaside. The remaining space is occupied in the center by the value "5" roughly and the mention "Bank of Martinique". Numbering, alphabet and signatures are printed in black. Three signatures variants with The Director and The Cashier. Back: Portrait of a woman in an oval in the center with a graphic composition of complex lines around. Unsigned specimen, numbered 0000-0000 with several "SPECIMEN" surcharges in red on the front and back. Another unsigned specimen, unnumbered and without the word "SPECIMEN" in red.
4 variants#16 - 5 francs Type 1942 (US)
|#16a||1942||R||Signatures #1 : Didellot / Rosemain.|
|#16b||1944||R||Signatures #2 : Garçin / Rosemain.|
|#16c||1945||R||Signatures #3 : Arnaud / Rosemain.|
|#16s||1942||RRR||Spécimen non signé, numéroté 0000-0000.|