These 100 francs follow that admirable French tradition of beautifully and delicately designed notes.
Our group has notes dated between 1930 and 1939. The front has allegorical figures alongside
farming vignettes with apple trees, sheep and bales of wool. The back features a seated blacksmith to
the left and allegorical figures with a cornucopia of fruit to the right.
Our notes have all seen circulation and grade VG to Fine.
The Chartered Bank in Hong operated between 1961 until the 1980’s when it became known as the
Standard Bank and subsequently as the Standard Chartered Bank. These 5 dollars were issued in
1975 (P73b) The Bank’s Headquarters are featured on the front while the back depicts City Hall. Now
over 40 years old and in Unc condition we offer choice examples of the Chartered Bank 5 dollars