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About #23 - 5000 francs type 1937
State Bank of Morocco. Banknote issued from 1938 to 1951. Work by A. Maillart and engraving by E. Deloche for the front and A. Maillart and engraving by Eugène Gaspérini for the back. Dimensions: 205 x 117 mm. Watermark: A lion's head in profile. Multicolored front and back printing on white paper. Front: In a frame decorated with repetitive patterns in brown, a view of the city of Tangier from the heights of popular neighborhoods. The value in figures and in letters, as well as the mention "State Bank of Morocco" are printed in purple-brown. The numbering and the alphabet are repeated at the bottom and at the top and are printed in black, as well as the date of issue. At the bottom, the law article is printed in purple-brown on the landscape. Back: A view of an unidentified Ksar overlooking the valley. There is a small town and the Atlas Mountains in the background. All texts are printed in purple-brown. Three variants of signatures. The specimen is known with signatures # 1, obliquely perforated "SPECIMEN", dated 00-00-00 and numbered 0.00 - 000. Another specimen with signatures # 3, oblique perforated "SPECIMEN", dated 00-00-00 and numbered 0.00 - 000. A third specimen is known with signatures # 2, non-perforated, dated 0-00-00 and numbered 0.00 - 000.