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France (Madagascar) 1, 2, and 5 Francs  1948 to 1958
France (Madagascar) 1, 2, and 5 Francs 1948 to 1958

Madagascar, an island country in the Indian Ocean, off the coast of Southeast Africa, was a French colony until 1960, when it became sovereign. France issued these aluminum coins between 1948 and 1958. Coins of 1 franc were minted in 1948 and 1958, 2 francs were minted only in 1948 and 5 francs were minted only in 1953. All dates of all denominations are worth much less than $1 US dollar when in circulated condition. A collector might pay up to $3 US dollars for an circulated coin.

Coin: 18486 , Genre: Colonizers and Colonies
Requested by: Alex, Thu, 25-Dec-2014 08:25:38 GMT
Answered by: Andrei, Fri, 26-Dec-2014 07:23:37 GMT
Requester description: 1955 5 Francs set in the center of the horns of three water buffaloes, profile of a lady's head
Tags: france madagascar 1 2 5 francs franc gaul francaises francais french rf francaise francie franciaise franciase francai fran fracaise franks frank fancs set center offcenter horns horn three water buffaloes buffalo lady woman head setting sets off offset certer centre centers centered hornes femal women female feminine fem womans females womens ladys princess ladies people two hat cap headdress cow bull person peoples peple persons helmeted hood caps headband hooded helmet bonnet helmit helmets bulls cattle holstein brhama cows ox heifer oxon oxen

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