Philippe Simon's Collection


Saint Pierre & Miquelon 5 FRANCS ND / 1950/1960 series: U.27 41174 grade: aUNC cat: 22 comment: Front : Louis-Antoine, Comte de Bougainville (12 November 1729 – 31 August 1811) was a French admiral and explorer. A contemporary of James Cook, he took part in the French and Indian War against Britain. He later gained fame for his expeditions, the first recorded settlement on the Falkland Islands and his voyages into the Pacific Ocean. added: 65 months ago
Saint Pierre & Miquelon 2 Nouveaux-Francs ND/1961 (issued in 1963) series: C.81 62895 grade: VF cat: 32 comment: FRONT : Bertrand-François Mahé, comte de La Bourdonnais (11 February 1699 – 10 November 1753) was a French naval officer and administrator, in the service of the French East India Company. Two women at right. BACK: Woman looking montains. added: 40 months ago