Two new banknotes in inventory!
100 francs on 20 Piastres type 1939
News by Aug. 1, 2021- on
During the sale of July 30, 2021 organized by the American house Lyn Knight Auctions 2021 July WKL > July WKL - Session 1, two new copies of the rare 100 francs on 20 Piastres type 1939 “Nouméa” were sold respectively at $ 112 (lot #92998) and $ 60 (lot #92999).
The amounts of the prices achieved are finally quite surprising for two banknotes which now constitute the 38th and 39th copies known for this type!
Editor's note: for more information, you can read or reread our article from April 2, 2020 dedicated to this note from New Caledonia. Known catalog references: Pick: # 39, Kolsky-Muszynski: # 416, The Banknote Book: # B301a, Schwan / Boling: # 1601.