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It's great that we have such good pictures of the franc coins. If someone still has them, images of the relevant (pre euro) franc notes would also be a valuable addition, I think. We already do something similar for other currencies such as Euro banknote and United States dollar. -- Finlay McWalter 14:56, 5 Nov 2003 (UTC)
- The French Franc banknotes along with the notes of all the other legacy currencies are available online at the European Central Bank at this address:  --Neal ricketts 23:13, 31 Oct 2004 (UTC)
French franc, Belgian franc, etcEdit
I would be good to have a page on each former Euro currency, detailing history and withdrawl. The Irish pound page is a good example. Seabhcán 11:10, 11 Feb 2005 (UTC) --18.104.22.168 03:38, 1 March 2006 (UTC)
female image on coinEdit
Is it true that the female image on the coin is modelled on different women? And this changes over time? Has Bridget Bardot been represented on a coin? Lentisco 05:52, 13 May 2006 (UTC) --> answer : no, it's the bust of Marianne which is modelled on famous french women : http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Marianne
(quote) ... or from the French franc, meaning "free" (and "frank"). Should be Old French or old Dutch probably? 22.214.171.124 12:38, 29 August 2006 (UTC) --> "Franc" = frank, free, open... in french
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BetacommandBot (talk) 19:22, 2 January 2008 (UTC)
New Franc? Value of French francEdit
I was hoping to find information on the changing value of the French franc over the years. Can anyone add info on this? APW (talk) 08:26, 21 February 2010 (UTC)