Pick: #1 , The Banknote Book: B215 , Other: #K158/#K159/#K160
Guadeloupe and dependencies. Colonial Treasury. Decree of August 18, 1884. Second Type. Dimensions: 115 x 80 mm. Banknote with watermark "GUADELOUPE". Corrugated lines printed in brown on light beige paper. Front: vignette composed of a double frame. The value in letters "CINQUANTE CENTIMES" is printed in the center and the banknote number is printed in black horizontally below "000,000". Two signatures with The Director of the Interior and The Treasurer-Payer. The signatures are handwritten in black, blue or purple. At the bottom, the mention "La contre-valeur en espèces est déposée au Trésor". No back, single note. The banknote is known without signatures and numbered and without signatures and not numbered. No known specimens. Copies found: 210,916 - 391,292 - 391,694 - 455,454 - 455,4555 - 455,666 - 543,953 - 689,742 - 704,149 - 755,963 - 759,231 - 759,237 - 759,240 - 759,493 - 759,494. Banknote rare!