Banknote Index


Country France
Authority Corsican Authorities
Currency Franc
Denomination 500
Issue Start Date 1945
Issue End Date 1945
Set/Series Name France 1945 Provisional Issue
Number of Items in Set 2
Item Set Number 1
Set Details 500 & 1000 Francs. Overprint TRESOR on Banque d'Algerie banknote. Issued for liberated France starting with Corsica. 500 Francs is far scarcer than 1000 Francs.
Type Overprint
Material Paper
Width in mm 196
Height in mm 119
Comments Only one auction result for this type recorded.
Old dates: 01/10/1943-31/10/1943
Source Paul Neumann
BNI Banknote Id 51131

Catalog & Valuation Details

SourceCatalog # / ReferenceValueDate of ValueComments
13th Ed SCWPM General Issues P-0111 $1500.00 2010 VF in US$ 
Lyn Knight Currency Auction Lot 1297 $2990.00 25 June 2008 VF in US$ nett 
France, 500 Franc, P111, Lot 1297