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50 Francs

Features

Country Congo - Democratic Republic
Type Standard banknote
Year 1962
Value 50 Francs (50)
Currency Franc (1887-1967)
Composition Paper
Shape Rectangular
References P# 5
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248986.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. General issues, 1368-1960 (16th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247071.
  • George S. Cuhaj (editor); 2013. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Specialized Issues (12th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440238833.

Obverse

Green. Lion at centre left, bridge and lake at centre right in background.

Lettering:
BANQUE NATIONALE DU CONGO
CINGUANTE FRANCS
LE CONTREFACTEUR EST PUNI DE SERVITUDE PENALE
LE GOUVERNEUR

Reverse

Long building at bottom

Lettering: BANQUE NATIONALE DU CONGO

Translation: NATIONAL BANK OF CONGO

Comments

Signature 1.
01.09.1961 - 01.07.1962

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
P#5ct Color trial. Brown on multicolor underprint.
P#5s Specimen. Punch hole canceled
1962  P#5a

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