Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela
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Obverse
Piece bbcc50bs-aap (Obverse)
Photo from piece bbcc50bs-aap: Design A, Type A. Proof banknote without date
Photograph credits: Marcos Urrutia
Reverse
Piece bbcc50bs-aap2 (Reverse)
Photo from piece bbcc50bs-aap2: Design A, Type A. Proof banknote without date #2
Photograph credits: Marcos Urrutia
Characteristics
  • Identification Code: bbcc50bs-aa
  • Size: 224 x 104 mm (8.82 x 4.09 in.)
  • Obverse: Design in black with yellow underprint. At left, allegorical of a standing woman. On the top, the issuer name "BANCO COMERCIAL". In the center,, allegorical of a sailing ship with the legends "SOCIEDAD" / "ANÓNIMA", capitalization amount "CAPITAL" / "B/3,200,000", "Carácas" / the date filling space "____ de 188___". Below, the value in words "VALE POR CINCUENTA BOLIVARES" «Worth for fifty Bolivares» and payment clause "que se pagarán al portador en Carácas á la presentacion" «payable to bearer in Caracas upon presentation» with capitalization amount "CAPITAL B/3,200,000" as background. In each corner, the denomination value "50".
  • Reverse: Design in orange. On the top, the issuer name "BANCO COMERCIAL". In each corner, the denomination value "50".
  • Production information: June 1886: 5000 pieces (serie 4, interval 4001 - 9000), February 1888: 7000 pieces (serie 4 and 5, interval 9001 - 9999 and 10000 - 16000)
  • Signatures: "Por el Banco Comercial" «p.p. Banco Comercial», "Gerente" «Manager» and "Por el Banco Comercial" «p.p. Banco Comercial»
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Warning
- Due to the absence of official information on the banknotes issuance made by private and public entities before the creation of the Central Bank of Venezuela, the list includes known pieces or pieces referenced in a bibliography.
SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
S167bbcc50bs-aap Entry with incomplete photoNo date
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Obverse only print proof. "CAPITAL B/3,200,000" over a background in yellow
N/Lbbcc50bs-aap2 Entry with incomplete photoNo date
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Reverse only print proof
N/Lbbcc50bs-aap3 Entry with photoNo date
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Obverse only print proof. "CAPITAL B/3,200,000" over a background in pink
Legend
Piece information
No change
Unconfirmed (C)
Added recently (N)
Deprecated (E)
Updated (A)
Unverified (V)
In revision (R)
  • Unconfirmed: Referenced piece that it's not confirmed the existence.
  • Added recently: Piece added since 26 December, 2023
  • Deprecated: Piece deleted and no longer valid.
  • Updated: Piece updated since 26 December, 2023
  • Unverified: Piece that should exists but no verified piece is known.
  • In revision: Catalogued piece that is under revision.

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N/L Not Listed in Standard Catalog of World Paper Money (SCWPM)
XX.XXX.XXX ? Estimated amount, not confirmed
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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