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

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Photographic reference

Obverse

Piece bbc100bs-ad02-i5 (Obverse)
Photo from piece bbc100bs-ad02-i5. Photograph credits: JAG

Reverse

Piece bbc100bs-ad02-i5 (Reverse)
Photo from piece bbc100bs-ad02-i5. Photograph credits: JAG

Characteristics

  • Identification Code: bbc100bs-ad
  • 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) / "EN LAS OFICINAS DEL BANCO" (in the office of the bank).
  • 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: April 1923: 40,000 pieces (serie I5, interval I00001 - I40000), March 1926: 50,000 pieces (serie J5, interval J00001 - J50000),
  • Design variations in the obverse: From Design A, Type C, add to the payment clause "EN LAS OFICINAS DEL BANCO" (in the office of the bank).
  • Signatures: "Director" «Director», "Director" «Director» and "Gerente" (Manager)

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Issues (2)

SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
N/Lbbc100bs-ad02-i5 Enero 09 1925
I5
-
Detail x
S159bbc100bs-ad01-i5 Junio 22 1928
I5
-
Detail x

Other pieces (6)

SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
N/Lbbc100bs-adp No date
-
-
Detail x
Obverse only print proof over a cardboard.
N/Lbbc100bs-adp2 No date
-
-
Detail x
Reverse only print proof over a cardboard.
N/Lbbc100bs-adp3 No date
-
-
Detail x
Obverse only print proof Progresive print proof
S159sbbc100bs-ads No date
I6
-
Detail x
Stamped on both faces "SPECIMEN" in red (perfored).
N/Lbbc100bs-ads2 No date
I6
-
Detail x
Stamped on the obverse "SPECIMEN" in red (perfored).
N/Lbbc100bs-ads3 No date
J6
-
Detail x
Stamped on both faces "SPECIMEN" in red (perfored).

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N/L
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XX.XXX.XXX ?
Estimated amount, not confirmed
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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 1961-2019 (25th edition - 2019)

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