25 Francs

25 Francs -  obverse25 Francs -  reverse

© David Mikeladze

Features

Country Equatorial African states
Period Central Bank of Equatorial African states and Cameroon (1958-1973)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1958
Value 25 Francs (25)
Currency CFA franc (French Equatorial Africa, 1945-1960)
Composition Aluminium-bronze
Weight 7.9 g
Diameter 27 mm
Thickness 2 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Coin alignment ↑↓
Demonetized Yes
Number N# 2282
Numista (https://numista.com)
References KM# 12,
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA.
And 4 more volumes.
Lec# 31
Jean Lecompte; 2007. Monnaies et jetons des colonies françaises (2nd edition). Éditions Victor Gadoury, Monaco.

Obverse

Three giant elands left, date below.

Lettering:
AFRIQUE EQUATORIALE FRANCAISE
INSTITUT D'EMISSION
G.B.L.BAZOR
1958
CAMEROUN

Translation:
French Equatorial Africa
Currency Institute
1958
Cameroon

Engraver: Lucien Georges Bazor

Lucien Georges Bazor was Chief Engraver at the Paris mint from 1930 to 1958. He was born in Paris in 1889 and initially studied under his father, Albert Bazor. Bazor later became the pupil of Patey at the École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts. He won the Grand Prix de Rome in 1923 for his engraving.

Reverse

Denomination within wreath of major Cameroonian crops, including cotton, coffee, cocoa and grains.

Lettering:
25
FRANCS

Translation:
25
Francs

Engraver: Lucien Georges Bazor

Lucien Georges Bazor was Chief Engraver at the Paris mint from 1930 to 1958. He was born in Paris in 1889 and initially studied under his father, Albert Bazor. Bazor later became the pupil of Patey at the École nationale supérieure des Beaux-Arts. He won the Grand Prix de Rome in 1923 for his engraving.

Edge

Reeded

25 Francs -  obverse

Mint

Paris Mint (Monnaie de Paris), Pessac, France

Comments

Wing privy mark.

See also

Manage my collection

To manage your collection, please log in.


Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
1958  12 000 000 0.60 2.27 2.63 7.58 5.97

Values in the table above are expressed in USD. They are based on evaluations by Numista users and sales realized on Internet platforms. They serve as a measure, but they are not intended to be relied upon for buying, selling or exchanging. Numista does not buy or sell coins or banknotes.

Get this coin

Members from this site want to exchange it: Pierrior, Marc-AntoineV, Bernache, Parazoanthus, Arty77, cjenial, abeilleecureuil, lanotte, hernan4950, eiffel, MondoVV, j-b07, tonidefrancia, bertie, addrr, l-ajaiste-21, sangriablanca, Ranko, mikimaus, ERIC.EVRY91, Dragonata, chtipat, manach, aarez, Grincheux, tudelev, zenapt, akadotour, nadal, lulu17, johnspa, moineau25, pictavien, ives, tichat40, LUCAS1378, Astor033, Hanun, Chernoguz64

Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×89)
Country: Belgium
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×37)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×144)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×57)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×90)
Country: United Arab Emirates
Languages : English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×176)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×932)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×131)
Country: Italy
Languages : English Spanish French Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×180)
Country: France
Languages : French English Hungarian Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×70)
Country: France
Languages : English French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×14)
Country: France
Languages : English French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×288)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×22)
Country: France
Languages : French Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×34)
Country: South Africa
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×86)
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×64)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×233)
Country: Italy
Languages :
English German Spanish French Italian Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×35)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×430)
Country: Slovenia
Languages : English German Croatian Slovenian Serbian
Feedback: none
Country: France
Languages : French English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×128)
Country: Hungary
Languages : English Hungarian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×117)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×301)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×517)
Country: Estonia
Languages : English Estonian Finnish Russian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×196)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×79)
Country: Spain
Languages : English Spanish French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×67)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish Dutch Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×294)
Country: Latvia
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×53)
Country: France
Languages : French English Persian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×44)
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×227)
Country: United States
Languages : English
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×86)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×70)
Country: France
Languages : French
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×86)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish Portuguese
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×37)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×54)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×5)
Country: France
Languages : French English Spanish
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×8)
Country: Switzerland
Languages : English German French Italian
Feedback: 5/55/55/55/55/5 (×39)
Country: Israel
Languages : English Hebrew Russian

» See the details of the coins available for swap

Numista Rarity index: 10 Search tips
This index is based on the data of Numista members collections. It ranges from 0 to 100, 0 meaning a very common coin or banknote and 100 meaning a rare coin or banknote among Numista members.

» Buy coins from Equatorial African states

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add data on this page
Register a past auction sale