50 francs Belain d'Esnambuc Type 19461 listing available
About :#22 - 50 francs Belain d'Esnambuc Type 1946
Bank of Guyana. No date (1946). Issued note in 1946. Work of William Fel. Dimensions: 144 x 78 mm. Watermark with Ceres head in profile on the right. 950,859 issued notes. Front and back: multicolored printing. Front: the word "GUYANA" repeated three times in the margin and the value "50" are printed in blue. Numbering, signature and a fourth word "GUYANA" are printed in black. On the left, portrait of Belain d'Esnanbuc, french settler and buccaneer at the origin of the french presence in the West Indies. Right, a caravel sailing at full speed on the ocean. One signature: The Director General: A. Postel-Vinay. Back: naked woman wearing jewelry and tribal decorations in front of a village hut. On the right, article 139 of the Penal Code printed in a clear cartridge. The word "GUYANA" repeated four times is printed in blue. Specimen of the issued note numbered O.000 - 00000 with "SPECIMEN" diagonally perforated in the center of the note and sometimes two vertical damp black pads on the sides. Number range of issued notes: 16.000.001 to 17.000.000. In September 1973, there were still 38431 banknotes in circulation!
2 variants#22 - 50 francs Belain d'Esnambuc Type 1946
|#22s||1946||R||Spécimen du billet émis numéroté O.000 - 00000.|