About #20B - 50 centimes Type 1890
Bank of Guadeloupe. Check issued between 1870 and 1900. (B.P.F. 0.50). Work of Claverie and engraving by Bescherer. Dimensions: 133 x 97 mm. Check with watermark "GUADELOUPE" oblique. Number printed in black at 5 or 6 digits with a letter. Printer: Ve Ethiou Peru, Paris or Hemmerlé et Cie, Paris. Brown print on yellow paper. Front: vignette composed of tropical plants, foliage and birds in flight. No back. Check without signatures. The signature is materialized by the stamp of the issuing company. No known specimen. Copies found: K 27,859, C 001,733, B 005,369, B 005,370, H 059,164 and I 091,445.