Unc FULL SET: 7 Malagasy Ariary Banknotes P86 P87 P88 P89 P95 P96 P97 Madagascar
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This lot is a complete set of seven Malagasy banknotes: one of each value issued in Madagascar, as shown right (both sides displayed). All notes are the current (2007) issue, bearing the signature of Gouveneur Frédéric Rasamoely (see below for close-up scan of signature). The seven notes (10,000Ar, 5,000Ar, 2,000Ar, 1,000Ar, 500Ar, 200Ar and 100Ar) are detailed below.
100 Ariary (=500 francs): Pick# 86; BanknoteBook# BFM B20b. Blue. Front: Ravinala palm; limestone formations at Tsingy de Bemaraha. Back: Sugar Loaf island in Antsiranana Bay. Red and green solid security thread with printed BFM 100. Watermark: Zebu cattle head and electrotype 100.
200 Ariary (=1,000 francs): Pick# 87; BanknoteBook# BFM B21b. Green. Front: Stone gateway to village, highland houses. Back: Aloalo stelae and zebu horns on Mahafaly tomb. Red and green solid security thread with printed BFM 200. Watermark: Zebu cattle head and electrotype 200.
500 Ariary (=2,500 francs): Pick# 88; BanknoteBook# BFM B22b. Orange. Front: Woman weaving basket in front of hanging woven crafts. Back: Herd of zebu cattle. Red and green solid security thread with printed BFM 500. Watermark: Zebu cattle head and electrotype 500.