Banknote Index


Country French West Africa
Authority Banque de l'Afrique Occidentale - Dakarm
Currency Franc
Denomination 5
Issue Start Date 1916
Issue End Date 1932
This Notes Issue Date 16/05/1929
Type Normal
Material Paper
Width in mm 161
Height in mm 84
Security Features Watermark
Description Front Green-blue on yellow
Lion upper left.
Baskets, Plants, Cloth, Drum, Spear, etc upper right.
Denomination lower right
Center has ornamental squares on yellow underprint.
Description Back 7 local scripts written on the back in blue/green surrounded by ornamented frame.
Source David Lok
BNI Banknote Id 50242

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
12th Ed SCWPM General Issues P-0005Bf v1    
French West Africa, 5 Franc, P5Bf v1