500 Francs

Features

Issuer Chad
Period Republic (1960-date)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1978 (1974-1978)
Value 500 Francs
500 XAF = USD 0.83
Currency CFA franc (Bank of Central African States, 1973-date)
Composition Paper
Size 158 × 80 mm
Shape Rectangular
Number N# 257775
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# 2
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, United States.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Woman at left, birds at centre right and right

Lettering:
REPUBLIQUE DU CHAD
CINQ CENT FRANCS

Translation:
REPUBLIC OF CHAD
FIVE HUNDRED FRANCS

Reverse

Mask at left, students at centre, statue at right

Lettering:
BANQUE DES ÉTATS DE L'AFRIQUE CENTRALE
LES AUTEURS OU COMPLICES DES FALSIFICATIONS
OU DE CONTREFAÇON DE BILLETES DE BANQUE
SERONT PUNIS CONFORMÉMENT AUX LOIS ET ACTES EN VIGUEUR

Printer

Banque de France, France

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
ND (1974)  100% P#2a
ND (1974)  0% P#2s1 Specimen
1978-Apr-01  0% P#2b
1978-Apr-01  0% P#2s2 Specimen

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Version Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 500 FrancsPicture 1 of a sold 500 Francs
Katz
Auction 74
Lot 1025
Internet Archive
Dec 29, 2022 Undetermined UNC USD 115.45
(EUR 106.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 500 FrancsPicture 1 of a sold 500 Francs
Katz
Auction 71
Lot 3928
Internet Archive
Nov 30, 2022 Undetermined VF USD 28.32
(EUR 26.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 500 FrancsPicture 1 of a sold 500 Francs
Katz
Auction 68
Lot 71
Internet Archive
Oct 8, 2022 Undetermined VF USD 37.03
(EUR 34.00)
(+ buyer's premium)

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