About #54 - 50 centimes Type 1943
Tunisia. Regency of Tunis, Direction des Finances, 1943 Issues. Issue date: 15-07-1943 by decree and publication in October. 50 centimes Type 1943. Dimensions: 87 x 54 mm. Signatures: Unknown. Printer: Litho La Rapide in Tunis. Front and back: Polychrome printing predominantly burgundy, brown and orange. Description of the front: Veiled woman carrying a jug of water on the left, Jebel Boukornine mountain in the center, palm tree on the right in front of a view of a ship in the Gulf of Tunis. Farmer plowing the field with the team of oxen. Description of the back: Frame with the title "DIRECTION DES FINANCES" at the top and "PROTECTORAT FRANCAIS (FRENCH PROTECTORATE)" at the bottom. In the center, a Moorish arcade with a view of the city and the tower of Tunis. No security thread and no watermark. No specimen known for Type. Quantity released unknown.