Fayette: VF41.1, Pick: M16, Schwan-Boling: 851
50 Francs (Suez) Type 1956
French army occupation issues for "Suez Expedition" with Black overprint "FORCES FRANÇAISES EN MÉDITERRANÉE ORIENTALE" along with two black rectangles. Issue of November 1956. Without signature. Front: mercury at left center, value top left and right, reverse blue and multicolored, maiden at center. Watermark with helmeted head profile. Punched cancelled with the red stamp. Very RARE. Size: 116x75mm. FBOW Collection.
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