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Central African Monetary Union (Chad, Congo, Cameroon, CAR, Gabon, Equatorial Guinea)

Monetary Union of the States of Equatorial Africa and the Republic of Cameroon (1961-1973)

centr.val.souz.1fr.1971
Denomination: 1 franc
Year indicated on the coin: 1971
The coin was made with the years indicated: 1969, 1971
Metal: aluminum
Diameter: 23.0 mm.
Edge type: smooth
Mutual position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: GBLBazor (designer Lucien Bazor); owl (private mark of the chief engraver of the mint - Raymond Joly)
Mint: Paris (horn of plenty)
Additional information: the large eland is depicted on the coin  

 

centr.val.souz.5fr.1972
Denomination: 5 francs
Year indicated on the coin: 1972
The coin was made with the indication of the years: 1965, 1967, 1970, 1972, 1973
Metal: alloy of aluminum, nickel, bronze
Diameter: 20.0 mm.
Edge type: smooth
Mutual position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: GBLBazor (designer Lucien Bazor); owl (private mark of the chief engraver of the mint - Raymond Joly)
Mint: Paris (horn of plenty)
Additional information: the large eland is depicted on the coin  

 

centr.val.souz.10fr.1969
Denomination: 10 francs
Year indicated on the coin: 1969
The coin was made with the indication of the years: 1965, 1967-1969, 1972, 1973
Metal: alloy of aluminum, nickel, bronze
Diameter: 23.5 mm.
Edge type: smooth
Mutual position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: GBLBazor (designer Lucien Bazor); owl (private mark of the chief engraver of the mint - Raymond Joly)
Mint: Paris (horn of plenty)
Additional information: the large eland is depicted on the coin

 

centr.val.souz.25fr.1970
Denomination: 25 francs
Year indicated on the coin: 1970
The coin was made with the indication of the years: 1970, 1972 (according to another catalog - 1968-1970, 1972, 1973)
Metal: alloy of aluminum, nickel, bronze
Diameter: 27.0 mm.
Edge type: ribbed Relative position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: GBLBazor (designer Lucien Bazor); owl (private mark of the chief engraver of the mint - Raymond Joly)
Mint: Paris (horn of plenty) France

Monetary Union of Central African States (1973-present)

Sign of the chief engraver of the mint - owl (1973-1974)

centr.val.souz.1fr.1974 Denomination: 1 franc
Year indicated on the coin: 1974
The coin was made with the indication of the years: 1974
Metal: aluminum
Diameter: 23.0 mm.
Edge type: smooth
Mutual position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: GBLBazor (designer Lucien Bazor); owl (private mark of the chief engraver of the mint - Raymond Joly); also R inside C (®) - don't know what it stands for

 

centr.val.souz.5fr.1973

Denomination: 5 francs
Year indicated on the coin: 1973
The coin was made with the indication of the years: 1973
Metal: aluminum bronze
Diameter: 20.0 mm.
Edge type: smooth
Mutual position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: GBLBazor (designer Lucien Bazor); owl (private mark of the chief engraver of the mint - Raymond Joly); also R inside C (®) - don't know what it stands for

Mark of the chief engraver of the mint - dolphin (1974-1994)

centr.val.souz.1fr.1976 Denomination: 1 franc
Year indicated on the coin: 1976
The coin was made with the indication of the years: 1976, 1978, 1979,1982, 1985, 1986, 1988, 1990, 1992
Metal: aluminum
Diameter: 23.0 mm.
Edge type: smooth
Mutual position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: GBLBazor (designer Lucien Bazor); dolphin (private sign of the chief engraver of the mint - Rousseau); also R inside the letter C (®) - I do not know what it means
Mint: Paris (cornucopia)
Additional information: the big eland  

 

centr.val.souz.5fr.1983
Denomination: 5 francs
Year indicated on the coin: 1983
The coin was made with the indication of the years: 1975-1985, 1992
Metal: aluminum bronze
Diameter: 20.0 mm.
Edge type: smooth
Mutual position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: GBLBazor (designer Lucien Bazor); dolphin (private sign of the chief engraver of the mint - Rousseau); also R inside C (®) - don't know
what   it
stands for

 

centr.val.souz.10fr.1975
Denomination: 10 francs
Year indicated on the coin: 1975
The coin was made with the indication of the years: 1974-1985, 1992
Metal: aluminum bronze
Diameter: 23.5 mm.
Edge type: smooth
Mutual position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: GBLBazor (designer Lucien Bazor); dolphin (private sign of the chief engraver of the mint - Rousseau); also R inside C (®) - don't know
what   it
stands for

 

centr.val.souz.25fr.1975
Denomination: 25 francs
Year indicated on the coin: 1975
The coin was made with the indication of the years: 1975, 1976, 1978, 1982-1986, 1988, 1990-1992
Metal: aluminum bronze
Diameter: 27.0 mm.
Edge type: ribbed Relative position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: GBLBazor (designer Lucien Bazor); dolphin (private sign of the chief engraver of the mint - Rousseau); also R inside C (®) - don't know
what
it
stands for

Sign of the chief engraver of the mint - bee (1994-2000)

 

centr.val.souz.50fr.1998 Denomination: 50 francs
Year indicated on the coin: 1998
The coin was made with the indication of the years: 1996, 1998
Metal: nickel
Diameter: 21.5 mm.
Edge type: ribbed Relative position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: GBLBazor (designer Lucien Bazor); bee (private mark of the chief engraver of the mint - Pierre Rodier); also R inside the letter C (®) - I do not know what it means
Mint: Paris (cornucopia)
Additional information: the big eland

 

centr.val.souz.500fr.1998
Denomination: 500 francs
Year indicated on the coin: 1998
The coin was made with the years indicated: 1998
Metal: copper-nickel alloy
Diameter: 30.0 mm. (information from the catalog)
Edge type: smooth
Mutual position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Marks on the coin: bee (private mark of the main engraver of the mint - Pierre Rodier)
Mint: Paris (horn of plenty)
Additional information:

Sign of the chief engraver of the mint - heart (2002-2003)

 

centr.val.souz.25fr.2003 Denomination: 25 francs
Year indicated on the coin: 2003
The coin was made with the indication of the years: 2003
Metal: aluminum bronze
Diameter: 27.0 mm.
Edge type: ribbed Relative position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: GBLBazor (designer Lucien Bazor); heart (private sign of the chief engraver of the mint - Serge Levet); also R inside C (®) - don't know
what
it
stands for

 

centr.val.souz.100fr.2003
Denomination: 100 francs
Year indicated on the coin: 2003
The coin was made with the years indicated: 2003
Metal: nickel
Diameter: 25.5 mm.
Edge type: ribbed Relative position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: GBLBazor (designer Lucien Bazor); heart (private sign of the chief engraver of the mint - Serge Levet); also R inside C (®) - don't know
what
it
stands for

Sign of the chief engraver of the mint - French horn (2004-present)

 

centr.val.souz.1fr.2006 Denomination: 1 franc
Year indicated on the coin: 2006
The coin was made with the indication of the years: 2006
Metal: stainless steel
Diameter: 15.0 mm.
Edge type: smooth
Mutual position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: horn (private sign of the chief engraver of the mint Hubert Lariviere)
Mint: Paris (horn of plenty)
Additional information:

 

centr.val.souz.2fr.2006
Denomination: 2 francs
Year indicated on the coin: 2006
The coin was made with the indication of the years: 2006
Metal: stainless steel
Diameter: 18.0 mm.
Edge type: smooth
Mutual position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: horn (private sign of the chief engraver of the mint Hubert Lariviere)
Mint: Paris (cornucopia) France
Additional information:

 

centr.val.souz.5fr.2006
Denomination: 5 francs
Year indicated on the coin: 2006
The coin was made with the indication of years: 2006
Metal: brass
Diameter: 16.0 mm.
Edge type: finely ribbed
Mutual position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: French horn (private sign of the chief engraver of the mint Hubert Lariviere)
Mint: Paris (horn of plenty)
Additional information:

 

centr.val.souz.10fr.2006
Denomination: 10 francs
Year indicated on the coin: 2006
The coin was made with the indication of years: 2006
Metal: brass
Diameter: 18.0 mm.
Edge type: finely ribbed
Mutual position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: French horn (private sign of the chief engraver of the mint Hubert Lariviere)
Mint: Paris (horn of plenty)
Additional information:

 

centr.val.souz.25fr.2006
Denomination: 25 francs
Year indicated on the coin: 2006
The coin was made with the years indicated: 2006
Metal: brass
Diameter: 22.9 mm.
Edge type: finely ribbed
Mutual position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: French horn (private sign of the chief engraver of the mint Hubert Lariviere)
Mint: Paris (horn of plenty)
Additional information:

 

centr.val.souz.50fr.2006
Denomination: 50 francs
Year indicated on the coin: 2006
The coin was made with the indication of years: 2006
Metal: stainless steel
Diameter: 22.0 mm.
Edge type: large-ribbed
Mutual position of obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: horn (private sign of the chief engraver of the mint Hubert Lariviere)
Mint: Paris (horn of plenty) France
Additional information:

 

centr.val.souz.100fr.2006
Denomination: 100 francs
Year indicated on the coin: 2006
The coin was made with the years indicated: 2006 Bi- Metal: stainless steel/brass
Diameter: 23.9 mm. (information from the catalog) Type of edge: large-ribbed Relative position of the obverse and reverse: coin (180°)
Signs on the coin: French horn (private sign of the chief engraver of the mint Hubert Lariviere)
Mint: Paris (horn of plenty)
Additional information:

 

centr.val.souz.500fr.2006
Denomination: 500 francs
Year indicated on the coin: 2006
The coin was made with the indication of the years: 2006
Metal: copper-nickel alloy
Diameter: 26.0 mm.
Edge type: ribbed intermittent (sectoral corrugation) with an indented inscription - CEMAS, which is repeated 8 times
Mutual position of the obverse and reverse: mint (180 °)
Signs on the coin: horn (private sign of the main engraver of the mint Hubert Lariviere)
Mint: Paris ( cornucopia) Further information: CEMAC (Communaute Economique et Monetaire de l'Afrique Centrale) - economic and monetary community of Central Africa