Paper 5000 francs of Schoelcher, Victor, Reunion. 1968.59.1

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Obverse: LA REUNION/ 1804/ SCHOELCHER/ 1893/ INSTITVT/ D'ÉMISSION/ DES DÉPARTEMENTS D'OVTRE-MER/ LA REUNION/ CINQ MILLE FRANCS - Bearded half figure of General Schoelcher 3/4 to l. holding scroll in r. hand and pushing away hand cuffs with l. hand.
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Reverse: LA REUNION/ CINQ/ MILLE/ FRANCS/ LA REUNION/ L'ARTICLE 139 DU CODE PENAL PUNIT/ DES TRAVAUX FORCES CEUX QUI AURONT/ CONTREFAIT OU FALSIFIE LES BILLETS/ DE BANQUES AUTORISEES PAR LA LOI./ INSTITVT D'EMISSION DES DEPARTMENTS D'OVTRE-MER/ LA REUNION - Group of 7 people including 2 children seated around basket and arrangement of fruits.