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Metal franc CFAs - modern coins of Central African Republic

  • Name:
  • Monetary unit:
  • Capital:
  • Area:
  • Language:
  • Country code:
  • Central African Republic
  • Franc CFA (Central African Republic)
  • Bangui
  • of 622 436 sq. km
  • the French (state)
  • CF (CAF) 140

Central African Republic Monetary unit is the franc CFA (CFA Central - financial cooperation of the countries of the Central Africa) which is equal 100 centimes. In a money turnover there are coins of denomination of 1, 5, 10, 25, 50, 100 and 500 franc CFAs.

The Exchange rate union of the Central Africa - sometimes it name also a zone of issue of Bank of the States of the Central Africa - as regional currency grouping combines eight African countries: Gabon, Cameroon, Congo, Central African republic, Chad and Equatorial Guinea. The union was formed still during this period when these countries were colonial possession of France. In all countries of the Exchange rate union of the Central Africa in circulation there are coins with identical design and nominal value.

On an obverse of a coin in nominal value 1 franc three heads of an antelope the addax against savanna are represented, on a reverse the digital designation of nominal value and an inscription with the issuing bank name, framed with a wreath from fruits are seated. Similar design of an obverse coins in nominal values 5 have, 10, 25, 50 and 100 francs, the back at 5, 10 and 25 francs is issued in the same way (except for actually figure of nominal value of a coin).

On a reverse of a coin of denomination in 50 francs the digital designation of nominal value is seated in to ornament the socket, and for decor of a turn-over of a coin in 100 francs the geometrical ornament is used. The obverse of a coin in nominal value of 500 francs of the sample of 1977 decorates the plotting of the African with a flower, and on a reverse of the this coin the head of an antelope the addax and a digital designation of nominal value is represented.

Nominal value: 25 franc CFAs (Central African Republic)
Stamping: 1996
the Material: Aluminum-Bronze an alloy
the Note:
the Obverse of 25 franc CFAs (Central African Republic) the Reverse of 25 franc CFAs (Central African Republic)
Nominal value: 50 franc CFAs (Central African Republic)
Stamping: 1996
the Material: the Copper-Nickel
the Note:
the Obverse of 50 franc CFAs (Central African Republic) the Reverse of 50 franc CFAs (Central African Republic)
Nominal value: 100 franc CFAs (Central African Republic)
Stamping: 1996
the Material: Nickel
the Note:
the Obverse of 100 franc CFAs (Central African Republic) the Reverse of 100 franc CFAs (Central African Republic)

Notes Central African Republic

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