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PCGS Banknote Information

According to the PCGS Certification Database, the requested certification number is defined as the following:

Note # 609928
Serial # L.38 0093508286
Date 1958
Denomination 5000 Francs
Catalog Pick Number 135a, Fayette Number 49/5
Security Protected by NFC anti-counterfeiting technology
Region France
Grade Choice VF 35
Qualifier(s) Pinholes
Details Banque De France, 2.1; Sign.: D'Ambrières, Favre-Gilly & Gargam
Population 1
Pop Higher 2

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