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Rėpublique Française - FRANCE Paper Money, 1701 > Issues

RÉPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE
French Republic

History: Holy Roman Empire 884CE; Kingdom FRA 987; GBR Occup. 1337;  King.FRA/GBR 1422; FRA Empire 1809; King.FRA 1815; FRA Rep.1848; FRA Empire 1852; FRA Rep. 1870; FRA Rep.1959
Currency History: The first banknotes attributable to the France were issued in 1701;
FRA currency from 1701 - 1941; Allied Military 1944-48; FRA 1946-2002; Euro 2002 >

France has been using the Euro with a U serial prefix as its currency since 2002
   

  

  PAGE CATALOG
NUMBERS
DENOMINATIONS DATES ISSUING AUTHORITY

ROYAUME DE FRANCE
Kingdom of France

 

Billets de Monoyo Renouvelle et Vise
Exchangeable Monetary Banknotes

FRANCE, 1701-10 A1 P.A1 25 - 10,000 Livres 1701-10 Kingdom of France

Billets de l'Etat
State Banknotes

Images Needed A2 P.A2 30-1,000 Livres 1716 Kingdom of France

La Banque Gėnėrale
The General Bank

Images Needed A3 P.A3 - P.A10 10 - 500 Ecus 1716-18 Kingdom of France

La Banque Royale
The Royal Bank

FRANCE, 1719-20 A12 P.A12 - P.A23 10 - 10,000 Livres 1719-20 Kingdom of France

Caisse d'Escompte
Discount Bank

Images Needed A24 P.A24 - P.A27A 200 -1,000 Livres 1776-93 Kingdom of France

CAISSE PATRIOTIQUE DE CONFIANCE
Playing Card Money

Images Needed N9900 N.9,900 - N.9,902 2 -- 3 Livres 1789-91 Playing Card Money

Domaines Nationaux - Assignat
National Domain - Assignments

FRANCE, 1789-93 A28 P.A28 - P.A71 10 Sous - 2,000 Livres 1789-93 Kingdom of France

RÉPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE
Republic of France

 

Republique Francaise -
Assignat Republic of France - Assignments

FRANCE, 1792-95 A72 P..A72 - P.A82 5 -10,000 Livres 1792-95 Rėpublique Française

Promesses de Mandat Territoriaux
Territorial Promissory Warrants

FRANCE, 1796 A83 P.A83 - P.A86 25 - 500 Livres 1796 Rėpublique Française

Mandat Territoriaux
Territorial Mandate Notes

Images Needed A87 P.A87 5 Francs 1796 Rėpublique Française

Rescriptions de l'Emprunt Forcė
Forced Borrowing Loan Notes

Images Needed A88 P.A88 - P.A93 25 - 1,000 Livres 1796 Rėpublique Française

Armėe Catholique et Royale
Catholic Army & Royal Notes

Images Needed A94 P.A94 - P.A100 10 Sous - 100+ Livres 1793-94 Rėpublique Française

FRANÇAISE DIRECTORATE
French Directorate

FRA Directorate 26.10.1795 - 18.6.1799

Bon au Porteur
Bearer Notes

Images Needed A121 P.A121 25 Francs 1798 Rėpublique Française

FRANÇAISE CONSULATE
French Consul

FRA Napoleon named First Consul 8.11.1799 - 2.11.1804; Napoleon names Emperor 2.12.1804
Images Needed A131 P.A131 25 Francs 1799-1801 Rėpublique Française

RÉPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE
Republic of France

 

Banque de France
Bank of France

FRANCE, 1800-63 1 P.1 - P.56 25 - 1,000 Francs 1800-63 Banque de France
FRANCS, 1871-1909 60 P.60 - P.69 5 - 1,000 Francs 1871-1909 Banque de France
FRANCE, 1912-38 70 P.70 - P.76 5 - 5,000 Francs 1912-38 Banque de France
FRANCE, 1926-37 77 P.77 - P.82 50 - 5,000 Francs 1926-37 Banque de France
FRANCE, 1937-45 83 P.83 - P.97 5 - 5,000 Francs 1937-45 Banque de France
FRANCE, 1939-45 92 P.92 - P.97 20 - 5,000 Francs 1939-45 Banque de France
FRANCE, 1941-50 98 P.98 - P.104 5 - 5,000 Francs 1941-50 Banque de France
FRANCE, 1943-44 105 P.105 - P.113 100 - 5,000 Francs 1943-44 Banque de France

ALLIED MILITARY CURRENCY

FRANCE, WWII Military Currency 114 P.114 - P.126 2 - 5,000 Francs 1944 Allied Military Currency

POW ISSUES

Images Needed C2014 C.2014 - C.2321 0.22 - 500 Francs WWII Ministry of War

WWII ISSUES

FRANCE, WWII Chits N16002 N.16,002 - N.16,004 5 - 200 Francs WWII US Rest & Recuperation Area

RÉPUBLIQUE FRANÇAISE
Republic of France

 
FRANCE, 1948-58 126A P.126A - P.132 10 - 10,000 Francs 1948-49 Banque de France
FRANCE, 1953-57 133 P.133 - P.136A 500 - 50,000 Francs 1953-57 Banque de France
FRANCE, 1958-59 137 P.137 - P.140A 5 - 500 Nouveax Francs 1958-59 Banque de France
FRANCE, 1959-65 141 P.141 - P.145 5 - 500 Nouveax Francs 1959-65 Banque de France
FRANCE, 1962-79 146 P.146 - P.149 5 - 100 Francs 1962-79 Banque de France
FRANCE, 1968-95 150 P.150 - P.156 10 - 200 Francs 1968-95 Banque de France
FRANCE, 1992-2000 157 P.157 - P.160 20 - 500 Francs 1992-2000 Banque de France
Europe N.6, P.6  200 Euros 2002 N1 N.1 - N.14
P.1 - P.14
5 - 500 Euros 2002 - 13 Europena Central Bank

REGIONAL ISSUES

FRANCE, 1923 German Occupation Railroad Issues R1 P.R1 - P.R10 0.05 - 100 Francs 1923 Railroad Regional Issue

MILITARY ISSUES

FRANCE, Military Issues M1 P.M1 - P.M15 5 - 5,000 Francs 1917-55 French Treasury Issues
Images Needed M16 P.M16 - P.M18 50 - 1,000 Francs 1956 Suez Crises Issues

COMMERICAL BANK ISSUES

Images Needed S101 P.S101 - P.S265 - 1800's Various Commercial Bank Issues

Siege de Lyon
Siege of Lyon

Images Needed S301 P.S301 - P.S304 25 Sous - 25 Livres 1793 City of Lyon

COMMUNE ISSUES

Images Needed N9100 N.9,100 - N.9,900 - 1913-15 Various Municipal Issues

CHAMBER OF COMMERCE

FRANCE, COC Issues N10000 N.10,000 - N.14,000 50 Cent. - 1 Franc 1915-17 Various COC Issues

PRIVATE ISSUES

Images Needed N15000 N.15,000 - N.16,000 - - Various Private Issues
France has been using the Euro with a U serial prefix as its currency since 2002.

   

  


ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS

CL1  We gratefully acknowledge collector CL1 for providing images used in this section.

BA  We gratefully acknowledge Brent Arthurson for submitting images used in this section..

DC  We gratefully acknowledge Don Cleveland
for providing images used in this section.

DS  We gratefully acknowledge Darryn Santich for submitting imagesused in this section.

RB  We gratefully acknowledge Richard Burd for submitting images used in this section.

CL3  We gratefully acknowledge collector CL3 for providing images used in this section.