Philippe Simon's Collection
ASIE / ASIA / АЗИЯ

Indochine Française / (French Indo-China - Französisch-Indochina)

FRENCH - INDOCHINA 1 Piastre Nd / 1921 - 1931 series: U.4808 s.no: 319 grade: VF cat: 48b comment: Signatures: Administrateur - Stanislas SIMON & Directeur - René-Jules Thion de La Chaume (28 mai 1877, Le Vésinet - 2 janvier 1940). FRONT : Helmeted woman BACK : "Giay Bac Mot Dong" = banknote "Dong" in vietnamese. added: 11 months ago
FRENCH - INDOCHINA 100 Piastres ND / 1936 - 1939 series: Q.121 s.no: 102 grade: VF cat: 51d comment: signatures: DIRECTEUR GENERAL Paul BAUDOUIN & PRESIDENT Marcel BORDUGE. FRONT : Ornamental vessel BACK : Bust of Governor Joseph François Dupleix (1 January 1697 – 10 November 1763) was Governor-General of French India . added: 11 months ago
FRENCH - INDOCHINA 1 Piastre ND / 1949 series: H.8122 s.no: 556 grade: XF+ cat: 54c comment: Signatures : PRESIDENT Emile MINOST & DIRECTEUR GENERAL ADJOINT Jean LAURENT. FRONT : Woman and Temple BACK : Man with traditional system of portering - "Palanche" in Bamboo. added: 11 months ago
FRENCH - INDOCHINA 5 Piastres ND / 1936 series: A.4579 s.no: 539 grade: VF- cat: 55c comment: Sign. Emile Minost & Jean Laurent FRONT : Helmeted woman armed with a spear. BACK: Face scupture of Bodhisattva Avalokitesvara (God who hears the cry of the World) - The Bayon is a well-known and richly decorated Khmer temple at Angkor in Cambodia - - - Text (upper) on back in Old Laotian added: 11 months ago
FRENCH - INDOCHINA 1 Piastre / Yuan / Đồng / Kip / Riel ND / 1942 - 1945 series: G s.no: 3701203 grade: VF- cat: 60 comment: Purple color Sign. : l'INSPECTEUR GENERAL - Paul GANNAY & DIRECTEUR DE LA SUCCURSALE DE SAIGON - Edmond BRUNO. FRONT : Junks and Sampans BACK : Buddha ? Figure. added: 11 months ago
FRENCH - INDOCHINA 1 Piastre / Yuan / Đồng / Kip / Riel ND / 1944 series: K s.no: 3637992 - 146N992 grade: VG+ cat: 74a comment: Sign. - Paul GANNAY & Edmond BRUNO FRONT : Woman, farmer, water buffalo BACK : Girls added: 11 months ago
FRENCH - INDOCHINA 1 Piastre / Yuan / Đồng / Kip / Riel ND / 1945 series: W417 - 819 s.no: 10424819 grade: VF- cat: 76bC comment: FRONT : Peasants in boats wearing Non La hats carry baskets on Mekong river. BACK : Angkor Wat in Cambodia. Watermark: None. Main colour: Brown. Signatures: Paul Gannay (L'Inspecteur Général); Edmond Bruno (Le Directeur de la Succursale de Saigon). Printer: American Bank Note Company (ABNC). added: 11 months ago
FRENCH - INDOCHINA 100 Piastres ND / 1947 - 1954 series: C.363 - 805 s.no: 09052805 grade: VF- cat: 82a added: 11 months ago
FRENCH - INDOCHINA 1 Piastre / Riel / Kip / Đồng ND / 1954 series: W2 53787 s.no: 004953787 grade: VF+ cat: 94 comment: Signatures: LE PRESIDENT : Gaston Cusin (15 juin 1903 - 20 octobre 1993) - President of the Issuing Institute of the Associated States of Indochina (1951-1954) - UN ADMINISTRATEUR : Son Sann (Khmer: សឺន សាន; 5 October 1911 – 19 December 2000) was a Cambodian politician - Minister of Finances of the Associated States of Indochina 1947. FRONT : Trees BACK: Royal House Boat. added: 11 months ago
FRENCH - INDOCHINA 1 Piastre / Kip / Riel / Đồng ND / 1953 s.no: A.04222929 grade: F+ cat: 99 comment: Front : King Sisavang Vong (14 July 1885 – 29 October 1959) was king of the Kingdom of Luang Phrabang and later the Kingdom of Laos from 28 April 1904 until his death on 29 October 1959. added: 10 months ago
FRENCH - INDOCHINA 1 Piastre / Kip / Riels / Đồng ND / 1954 series: H3 21415 s.no: 005721415 grade: VF cat: 100 comment: Sign. Gaston Cusin & Khun One Voravong FRONT : trees BACK : Wat Xieng Thong (Lao: ວັດຊຽງທອງ; "Temple of the Golden City") is a Buddhist temple (wat), located on the northern tip of the peninsula of Luang Phrabang (Mekong river), Laos. added: 11 months ago
FRENCH - INDOCHINA 1 Piastre / Đồng / Riel / Kip ND / 1953 s.no: A.37079645 grade: XF- cat: 104 comment: FRONT : Born Nguyễn Phúc Vĩnh Thụy, Bảo Đại (22 October 1913 – 30 July 1997) was the 13th and final emperor of the Nguyễn Dynasty (1926 to 1945 - ascended the throne in 1932) - He abdicated in August 1945 when Japan surrendered. Under the protection of the French administration he became the head of state from 1949 until 1955 (South Vietnam). BACK : "viet phat hanh" = Work - Arbeit - Travailler. added: 11 months ago
FRENCH - INDOCHINA 1 Piastre / Đồng / Riel / Kip ND / 1953 series: V20 71712 s.no: 049571712 grade: XF+ cat: 105 comment: Sign. - LE PRÉSIDENT / Gaston Cusin - UN ADMINISTRATEUR / Nghiem Van Tri added: 11 months ago
FRENCH - INDOCHINA 5 Piastres / Đồng / Riels / Kip ND / 1953 series: L.31 s.no: 231498 grade: VF+ cat: 106 comment: FRONT : Former Emperor (later Counsellor of the Vietnamese Government) Bao Dai (Nguyen Vinh Thuy). BACK : Banana bush & Palm tree. added: 11 months ago
FRENCH - INDOCHINA 100 Piastres / Đồng / Riels / Kip ND / 1954 series: M.11 40147 s.no: 026140147 grade: VF cat: 108 comment: FRONT : Three Indochinese - Women representing "Cambodia, Laos and Vietnam". BACK : Bao Daï added: 11 months ago