500 Francs - type 1831

500 Francs - type 1831 -  obverse

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Country France
Issuing bank Bank of France
King Louis Philippe I (1830-1848)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1831-1832
Value 500 Francs (500)
Currency Franc (1795-1959)
Composition Paper
Size 118 × 210 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
References Fay# A13
Claude Fayette, Jean-Marc Dessal; 2014. La Cote des Billets de la Banque de France et du Trésor. Numismatique & Change, Revigny-sur-Ornain, France. ISBN 9782350581514 .


cinq cents francs.

Engravers: André Galle , Normand

André Galle, born in Saint-Étienne on May 27, 1761 and died in Paris on December 21, 1844, is a French engraver. He is also known to be the inventor of the gear chain with gear, which he patented in 1829.


Filigrane : Cinq Cents Francs - Banque de France

Une combinaison de signataires :
a) Garat (fils) - Ville - De Groussas-Cretet (de 1831 à 1843)

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Date No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC
1831  368,000 (fr) F.A13/01 - 12 dates d'émissions entre le 15/09/1831 et le 13/07/1843)
1832  (fr) F.A13/01x - Contrefaçon d'époque, alphabet 16 série B

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