|Title||1918 Emprunt de la Défense Nationale [National Defence Loan 1918]|
|Collection||Imperial War Museum: Posters of Conflict - The Visual Culture of Public Information and Counter Information|
|Publisher/Sponsor||Banque de France|
|Concept||emblems, war loans / savings, civilian effort|
|Description||whole: the title is placed across the top in black, with the text arranged below, also in black. All are set against a light blue background and held within a 'Tricolore' border.
image: a decorative border surrounding the text, featuring a Republican rosette at each corner and branches of oak placed across the top corners and below the text.
text: 1918 EMPRUNT DE LA DÉFENSE NATIONALE
RENTES FRANÇAISES 4%
Echéance du premier coupon : 16 Janvier 1919.
REVENU RÉEL 5,65 Pour CENT Par AN
L'ÉCART ENTRE LE PRIX D'ÉMISSION 70,80 ET LE PAIR DE 100Frs EST DE 29FRS,20, SOIT PLUS DE 40 % DU VERSEMENT EFFECTUÉ
VOUS PAYEZ: [details of payments and rates follow]
LES CERTIFIACTS DU TRÉSOR MUNIS DE COUPONS SONT REMIS IMMÉDIATEMENT SANS FORMALITÉS.
FACULTÉ DE RÉGLEMENT EN 4 TERMES [follows details of terms and conditions]
La Rente 4% est garantie pendant 25 ans contre toute conversion, elle sera négociable en bourse. La Banque de France l'admettra en garantie d'escompte et d'avances.
Souscription ouverte du 20 Octobre au 24 Novembre 1918.
ON SOUSCRIT A LA BANQUE DE FRANCE
[1918 National Defence Loan 4% French Income Bonds tax-exempt. Due date of first coupon : 16 January 1919. Real return 5.65 per cent per annum. The difference between the issue price of 70.80 and par at 100Frs is 29Frs.20, i.e. over 40% of the payment made. You pay: [details of payments and rates follow]. Treasury certificates provided with coupons are handed over immediately with no formalities. Option of settlement in 4 stages [details of terms and conditions follow]. The 4% income bond is guaranteed for 25 years against any conversion, it will be negotiable on the stock exchange. The Bank of France will accept it as a security for delivery before settlement and advances. Subscription open from 20 October to 24 November 1918. You can subscribe at the Bank of France.]
|Id Number Current Accession||IWM PST 12873|
|Location Creation Site||France|
|Measurements Dimensions||1099 mm x 752 mm|
|Material||lithograph on paper|
|Event||WW1 French 4th National Defence Loan, WW1 French Home Front|
|Related Country||France FR|
|Rights||Every effort has been made to trace copyright holders and gain permission for use of the images within this collection. We would be grateful for any information concerning copyright and will withdraw images immediately on copyright holder’s request.|
|Style Period Period||1914-1918|
|Production Method||lithograph in 4 colours|