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Banknotes from Banco Caracas : 100 Bolívares - Design A, Type C : Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela

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Obverse

Piece bbc100bs-ac01-g5 (Obverse)
Photo from piece bbc100bs-ac01-g5. Photograph credits: Richard Rosenman: Billetes de Venezuela

Reverse

Piece bbc100bs-ac01-g5 (Reverse)
Photo from piece bbc100bs-ac01-g5. Photograph credits: Richard Rosenman: Billetes de Venezuela

Characteristics

  • Identification Code: bbc100bs-ac
  • Size: 77mm x 177mm
  • Obverse: Design in black over a background in green and lilac. On the left, allegorical of a seated woman with a sailing ship at right. On the right, portrait of an unknown woman. On the top, the issuer name "BANCO CARACAS", "COMPAÑÍA ANÓNIMA" and the legend of the capitalization amount "CAPITAL B. 6.000.000". On the bottom, the date filling space "Caracas, _____ de 19__". On the upper left corner and right corners the denomination value "100" within a guilloche. In the center, the denomination in words "CIEN BOLÍVARES" «one hundred Bolívares» with the payment clause "EL BANCO CARACAS PAGARÁ AL PORTADOR EN DINERO EFECTIVO" / "A LA PRESENTACION DE ESTE BILLETE" (upon presentation of this banknote).
  • Reverse: Design in green. In the center, allegorical of the Justice with an scale and sword surrounded by the issuer name "BANCO CARACAS", "COMPAÑÍA ANÓNIMA" and the capitalization amount. On the left corners and on the right the denomination value "100" within a guilloche.
  • Production information: December 1912: 50,000 pieces (serie G5, interval G00001 - G50000)
  • Design variations in the obverse: From Design A, Type B, with overprint "PAGADERO EN LAS OFICINAS DEL BANCO".
  • Signatures: "Director" «Director», "Director" «Director» and "Gerente" (Manager)

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Issues (5)

SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
S155bbc100bs-ac01-g5 Marzo 21 1911
G5
-
Detail x
N/Lbbc100bs-ac05-g4 Octubre 09 1913
G4
-
Detail x
N/Lbbc100bs-ac04-g4
(Formelly as bbc100bs-ac04-g5)
Julio 14 1914
G4
-
Detail x
S155bbc100bs-ac02-g5 Marzo 30 1920
G5
-
Detail x
S155bbc100bs-ac03-g5 Mayo 23 1921
G5
-
Detail x

Other pieces (1)

SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
S155bbc100bs-acx-g5 Unrecognized Date
G5
-
Detail x

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NOTE: The piece identification from the Standard Catalog of World Paper Money (SCWPM) used in this website is updated to: Specialized issues (7th edition - 1995), General issues 1368-1960 (14th edition - 2012) and Modern issues 1961-2014 (20th edition - 2014)

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