Pick: #305F , The Banknote Book: B105F , Other: LK740
Central African Republic. Bank of Central African States. 1993-2002 Issues. Dimensions: 164 x 84 mm. No date (1994). Material: Paper. Watermark: Young woman with braided hair. Printer: Bank of France. Color-changing green pattern. Discontinuous metallic strip. Solid security thread. Multicolored front and back printing predominantly blue, brown, green and red. Texts in French. Description of the front: At the top center, the words "BANK OF CENTRAL AFRICAN STATES" are printed in dark blue. The full banknote number and the value "10000" are printed in opposite angles. The letters "F" next to the values "10000" indicate the issuing country code for the Central African Republic. In the center, the BEAC headquarters building in Yaoundé, Cameroon. On the right, a portrait of a young woman with braided hair. On the left, the watermark and a stylized map of the countries of Central Africa. The value in letters "TEN THOUSAND FRANCS" is printed in dark blue at the bottom. Two combinations of signatures printed in black with Le Gouverneur (The Governor) and Un Censeur (Auditor). Description of the back: At the top center, the wording of the issuing body "BANK OF CENTRAL AFRICAN STATES" is printed in dark blue. In the center, a traditional seaside fishing scene on the African coast. On the right, the watermark and the value in letters "TEN THOUSAND FRANCS" below printed in dark blue. At the bottom left corner, the article of the penal code is printed in a blue cartridge. The specimen is known overprinted "SPECIMEN / WITHOUT VALUE" in red diagonally with a specimen number printed in red on the watermark. The specimen is numbered "9400000000".