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50 Centimes

Features

Country French Cameroon
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1943
Value 50 Centimes (0.5)
Currency Franc (1922-1945)
Composition Bronze
Weight 2.7 g
Diameter 20 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
References KM# 4
Standard Catalog of World Coins
by George S. Cuhaj
(Krause Publications)

Obverse

Rooster

Lettering:
RF
CAMEROUN FRANÇAIS

Engraver: Coert Laurens Steynberg

Reverse

The Patriarchal cross

Lettering:
HONNEUR LIBERTÉ·ÉGALITÉ PATRIE
·FRATERNITÉ·
50 CMES
C.L.S.
1943

Translation: Honour . homeland .Liberty .Equality . Fraternity .

Engraver: Coert Laurens Steynberg

Edge

Smooth

Comments

The Patriarchal cross  or archiepiscopal cross or a crux gemina is a double cross, with the two crossbars near the top (A symbol of Christianity).

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Year Mintage G VG F VF XF AU UNC
1943 SA 4,000,000 5.65 12.62

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