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  • Object type

  • Museum number

    1993,1201.17

  • Denomination

    • franc, 1
  • Description

    Aluminium coin.(obverse) Bust of Marianne facing left, ships to lower background, text surrounding.
    (reverse) Platform structure to bottom right with building in background and plam trees and fruit to foreground. Composite image of palm trees fills rest of space. Text to top and bottom.

  • Producer name

  • Authority

  • Date

    • 1964
  • Production place

  • Materials

  • Dimensions

    • Weight: 1.59 grammes
    • Diameter: 23 millimetres
  • Inscriptions

      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        reverse
      • Inscription Language

        French
      • Inscription Content

        ARCHIPEL DES COMORES / 1 FRANC
      • Inscription Type

        inscription
      • Inscription Position

        obverse
      • Inscription Language

        French
      • Inscription Content

        REPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE / 1964
  • Location

    On display: G68/15/3

  • Subjects

  • Associated names

  • Acquisition name

  • Acquisition date

    1993

  • Department

    Coins & Medals

  • Registration number

    1993,1201.17

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