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Banknotes from Banco Comercial de Maracaibo : 20 Bolívares - Design A, Type A : Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela

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Photographic reference

Obverse

Piece bbcm20bs-aa02-b6 (Obverse)
Photo from piece bbcm20bs-aa02-b6. Photograph credits: Archives International Auctions

Reverse

Piece bbcm20bs-aa02-b6 (Reverse)
Photo from piece bbcm20bs-aa02-b6. Photograph credits: Archives International Auctions

Characteristics

  • Identification Code: bbcm20bs-aa
  • Size: 70 x 169 mm.
  • Obverse: Design in blue over a background in light-blue. In the center, allegorical of several oil well. Above, the issuer name "BANCO COMERCIAL DE MARACAIBO" and "COMPAÑÍA ANÓNIMA". Below, the denomination in words "VEINTE BOLIVARES" «twenty Bolívares» and the payment clause "pagara al portador en sus oficinas en dinero en efectivo" (will pay to the bearer in the office in cash). In the bottom border, the legend of the capitalization amount "CAPITAL Bs.2.000.000". On each side, the denomination value "20" within a guilloche. On the bottom, the signatures zone. On the left, the date filling space.
  • Reverse: Design in blue. In the center, allegorical of a sea port with a ship. On the top, the issuer name "BANCO COMERCIAL DE MARACAIBO". On the bottom, the legend "COMPAÑÍA ANÓNIMA". On the left, On the left and on the right, the denomination value "20" within a guilloche. In each corner the denomination value "20".
  • Production information: September 1928: 50,000 pieces (serie B5, interval B00001 - B50000)
  • Signatures: "Director" «Director», "Director" «Director» and "Director" «Director»

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Issues (2)

SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
N/Lbbcm20bs-aa02-b6 Marzo 01 1929
B6
-
Detail x
S177abbcm20bs-aa01-b6 Marzo 09 1929
B6
-
Detail x

Other pieces (4)

SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
N/Lbbcm20bs-aap No date
-
-
Detail x
Obverse only print proof over a cardboard.
N/Lbbcm20bs-aap2 No date
-
-
Detail x
Reverse only print proof over a cardboard.
S177pbbcm20bs-aas No date
-
-
Detail x
Print proof
S177sbbcm20bs-aas2 No date
B6
-
Detail x
Stamped on the obverse "SPECIMEN" - "SPECIMEN", in red (perfored).

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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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