Cameroonian coins catalog

Cameroon - French Mandate territory (1922-1955)

Cameroonian Franc=100 centimes

coin Cameroon 2 francs 1924
2 francs 1924 (1924-1925)

aluminium-bronze
2 Fr / TERRITOIRIES SOUS MANDAT DE LA FRANCE CAMEROUN / Three palm branches
REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / 1924 / Laureate head left
Coin value - 30-40 USD

 

coin Cameroon 2 francs 1948
2 francs 1948

aluminium
2 F / TERRITOIRE DU CAMEROUN / Gazelle (gazella Leptoceros)
REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE UNION FRANCAISE / 1948 / Winged bust left
Coin value - 4-5 USD

 

 

coin Cameroon 1 franc 1925
1 franc 1925 (1924-1926)

aluminium-bronze
1 Fr / TERRITOIRIES SOUS MANDAT DE LA FRANCE CAMEROUN / Three palm branches
REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / 1925 / Laureate head left
Coin value - 5-7 USD

 

coin Cameroon 1 dranc 1943
1 franc 1943

bronze
1 Fc 1943 / PATRIE HONNEUR / LIBERTE EGALITE FRATERNITE / Cross of Lorraine
CAMEROUN FRANCAISE / Rooster left, shield top right with RF momogram
Coin value - 10-20 USD

 

coin Cameroon 1 dranc 1943
1 franc 1943

bronze
1 Fc 1943 / PATRIE HONNEUR / LIBERTE EGALITE FRATERNITE / Cross of Lorraine
CAMEROUN FRANCAISE LIBRE / Rooster left, shield top right with RF momogram
Coin value - 20-30 USD

 

coin Cameroon 1 franc 1948
1 franc 1948

aluminium
1 F / TERRITOIRE DU CAMEROUN / Gazelle (gazella Leptoceros)
REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE UNION FRANCAISE / 1948 / Winged bust left
Coin value - 3-4 USD

 

 

coin Cameroon 50 centimes 1925
50 centimes 1925 (1924-1926)

aluminium-bronze
50 Cmes / TERRITOIRIES SOUS MANDAT DE LA FRANCE CAMEROUN / Three palm branches
REPUBLIQUE FRANCAISE / 1925 / Laureate head left
Coin value - 5-10 USD

 

coin Cameroon 50 centimes 1943
50 centimes 1943

bronze
50 Cmes 1943 / PATRIE HONNEUR / LIBERTE EGALITE FRATERNITE / Cross of Lorraine
CAMEROUN FRANCAISE / Rooster left, shield top right with RF momogram
Coin value - 20-30 USD

 

coin Cameroon 50 centimes 1943
50 centimes 1943

bronze
50 Cmes 1943 / PATRIE HONNEUR / LIBERTE EGALITE FRATERNITE / Cross of Lorraine
CAMEROUN FRANCAISE LIBRE / Rooster left, shield top right with RF momogram
Coin value - 20-30 USD

 

See also - French coins

 

French Equatorial Africa and Cameroon (1955-1959)

Franc CFA=100 centimes

coin Cameroon 25 francs 1958
25 francs 1958

aluminium-bronze
25 FRANCS / Denomination within wreath
AFRIQUE EQUATORIALE FRANCAISE / INSTITUTE EMISSION / 1958 / CAMEROUN / Three giant eland
Coin value - 2-3 USD

 

 

coin Cameroon 10 francs 1958
10 francs 1958

aluminium-bronze
10 FRANCS / Denomination within wreath
AFRIQUE EQUATORIALE FRANCAISE / INSTITUTE EMISSION / 1958 / CAMEROUN / Three giant eland
Coin value - 1-2 USD

 

 

coin Cameroon 5 francs 1958
5 francs 1958

aluminium-bronze
5 FRANCS / Denomination within wreath
AFRIQUE EQUATORIALE FRANCAISE / INSTITUTE EMISSION / 1958 / CAMEROUN / Three giant eland
Coin value - 1-2 USD

 

 

Republic of Cameroon (since 1960)

Cameroonian Franc=100 centimes

coin Cameroon 6000 francs 2003
6000 francs 2003

bi-metallic - stainless steel/brass
President Biya
REPUBLIQUE DU CAMEROUN PRESIDENT PAUL BIYA REPUBLIC OF CAMEROON / 1982 2003
EMISSION HONORANT UN PRESIDENT AFRICAIN AU SERVICE DE SON PAYS / 4 AFRICA 6000 CFA
Coin value - 7-10 USD

 

 

coin Cameroon 1500 francs 2006
1500 francs 2006

copper-nickel
World Soccer Championship 2006 in Germany
1500 CFA 1 AFRICA / IDAC EMISSION MONETARE DE L'INSTITUT DE DEVELOPMENT DE L'AFRIQUE CENTRALE
CAMEROUN - 2006 - CAMEROON / ALLEMAGNE 2006 GERMANY
Coin value - 4-5 USD

 

 

coin Cameroon 500 francs 1986
500 francs 1986 (1985-1988)

copper-nickel
REPUBLIQUE DU CAMEROUN REPUBLIC OF CAMEROON / 1986 / Plants
BANQUE DES ETATSDE AFRIQUE CENTRALE / Women's head 3/4 left
Coin value - 15-25 USD

 

 

coin Cameroon 100 francs 1966
100 francs 1966 (1966-1968)

nickel
1966 100 FRANCS / Denomination within ornamental circle
ETAT DE CAMEROUN / PAIX TRAVAIL PATRIE / PEACE WORK FATHERLAND / BANQUE CENTRALE / Three giant eland
Coin value - 4-5 USD

 

coin Cameroon 100 francs 1971
100 francs 1971 (1971-1972)

nickel
100 FRANCS 1971 / BANQUE CENTRALE / Denomination within circle
REPUBLIQUE FEDERALE DU CAMEROUN / Three giant eland
Coin value - 3-5 USD

 

coin Cameroon 100 francs 1972
100 francs 1972

nickel
100 FRANCS 1972 / BANQUE CENTRALE / Denomination within ornamental circle
CAMEROUN - CAMEROON / Three giant eland
Coin value - 7-10 USD

 

coin Cameroon 100 francs 1975
100 francs 1975 (1975-1986)

nickel
100 FRANCS 1975 / BANQUE DES ETATS DE AFRIQUE CENTRALE / Denomination within ornamental circle
CAMEROUN - CAMEROON / Three giant eland
Coin value - 1-3 USD

 

 

coin Cameroon 50 francs 1960
50 francs 1960

copper-nickel
commemorative coin
1st Anniversary of Independence
50 FRANCS / BANQUE CENTRALE / Denomination within wreath
ETAT DE CAMEROUN 1er JANVIER 1960 / PAIX TRAVAIL PATRIE / Three giant eland
Coin value - 5-8 USD