About #9 - 5,000 francs Type 1961
Cameroon. Central Bank of Cameroon. 1961 Republic of Cameroon Issues. Date: undated note. Dimensions: 170 x 110 mm. Watermark: antelope head. Material: paper. No security thread. Printer: Banque de France. Multicolored front and back printing. Description of the front: texts in French. Frame decorated with multicolored geometric patterns and carved figurines. Numbering and series in black. View of the Chamber of Deputies of the Republic of Cameroon with flags. On the right, a portrait of the first President of the Republic of Cameroon, Ahmadou Babatoura Ahidjo (1924-1989). Combinations of signatures with the Chief Executive Officer and a Censor: Claude Panouillot / Boulou Diouedi. Description of the back: frame made up of multicolored decorative motifs, flowers and exotic fruits. In the center, a clearing with freshly felled tree trunks. Above, banner with "Republic of Cameroon". Banknote identical to Pick # 8, but WITH the blue "FIVE THOUSAND FRANCS" overprint printed in front of the House of the Chamber of Deputies! Rare.