1/2 Franc Republika Shqiptare Korce Type 1917
Albanian administration of the Autonomous Region of Korçë. Description: on the front, brown on green underprint, date, blue serial #, two unknown signatures, the 1/2-frangë denomination featured the description “Republika Shqiptare” (The Albanian Republic) together with the double-headed eagle at centre. On the back, it featured stylised decorations and the nominal value at centre written in Albanian “1/2 gjysmê frangë” and in French “demi franc”. Violet handstamp on back. 9000 banknotes were printed by the printing house of Arqimidh Evangjeli in Korçë. No watermark. FBOW Collection.
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