French Indo-China chapter of The Banknote Book is now available


The French Indo China chapter of The Banknote Book is now available for individual sale and as a free download to subscribers.

This 48-page catalog covers notes issued by the Banque de l’Indo-Chine (Bank of Indo-China) from 1888 to 1951, Gouvernement Général de l’Indochine (Government General of Indo-China) from 1940 to 1944, Greater Japan Imperial Government from 1940 to 1944, and Institut d’Émission des États du Cambodge du Laos et du Viet-Nam Viện Phát Hành (Issuing Institute of the States of Cambodia, Laos, and Viet-Nam) from 1953 to 1954. Published 08.06.2020.

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  • Sharp color images of note’s front and back without overlap
  • Face value or date of demonetization if no longer legal tender
  • Specific identification of all vignette elements
  • Security features described in full
  • Printer imprint reproduced exactly as on note
  • Each date/signature variety assigned an individual letter
  • Variety checkboxes for tracking your collection and want list
  • Date reproduced exactly as on note
  • Precise date of introduction noted when known
  • Replacement note information
  • Signature tables, often with names and terms of service
  • Background information for historical and cultural context
  • Details magnified to distinguish between note varieties
  • Bibliographic sources listed for further research

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