50 Centimes

Features

Issuer Settlements of Oceania (French Polynesia )
Issuing bank Bank of Indochina
Period French Overseas Territory (1946-1957)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1919
Value 50 Centimes (0.50)
Composition Paper
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 297493
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

Leaning woman at left and right

Lettering:
CHAMBRE DE COMMERCE
DES ESTABLISSEMENTS FRANÇAIS DE L'OCÉANIE
ARRÊTÉ DU 29 DECEMBRE 1919
CINQUANTE CENTIMES
REMBOURSABLE À VUE EN BILLETS
DE LA BANQUE DE L'INDO-CHINE

Translation:
Chamber of Commerce
of the French establishments in Oceania
Order of December 29, 1919
Fifty centimes
Reimbursable at sight in Bank of Indochina banknotes

Reverse

Head at left and right

Lettering:
EMISSION FAIT SOUS LA RESPONSABILITÉ
DE LA CHAMBRE DE COMMERCE DES
ESTABLISSEMENTS FRANÇAIS DE L'OCÉANIE
ET GUARANTIE PAR UN DÉPÔT
CORRESPONDENT EN BILLETS DE
LA BANQUE DE L'INDO-CHINE
DANS LE SCOFFRES DE CET ESTABLISSEMENT
(LA LOI PUNIT LES CONTREFACTEURS)
CINQUANTE CENTIMES

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1919 

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