5 NF/500 francs Pointe à Pitre Type 1960

About :#42 - 5 NF/500 francs Pointe à Pitre Type 1960

Bank of Guadeloupe. No date (1946) modified 1960 identical to the Pick: #36 but with the watermark overprinted in red "CONTRE-VALEUR DE 5 NOUVEAUX FRANCS". Work of Clément Serveau. Dimensions: 180 x 96 mm. Watermark with a woman's head wearing a phrygian cap. Front and back: multicolored printing. Front: the word "GUADELOUPE" repeated three times in the margin and the value "500" are printed in dark blue. The numbering and the signature are printed in black. On the right, a Martinican woman and a Guadeloupian woman pose in front of the port of Point-à-Pitre. One signature: The Director General: A. Postel-Vinay. Back: ox carts carrying sugar cane. At the bottom, article 139 of the Penal Code is printed in a yellow cartridge. The word "GUADELOUPE" repeated five times and the value "500" are printed in dark blue. Specimen of the issued note signed and numbered O.000 - 00000 with "SPECIMEN" in vertical perforations. Rare banknote. Known copies: G.8-07251, H.8-12409, J.8-27422, J.8-31042, K.8-20293, K.8-48819.

2 variants#42 - 5 NF/500 francs Pointe à Pitre Type 1960

PickDateRarityAlphabetNumizon comments
#42a1960RRRBillets de l'alphabet #8. Signature : Postel-Vinay.
#42s1960RRRRSpécimen du billet émis signé et numéroté O.000 - 00000.
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