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Piece bbcv10bs-fa01s (Obverse)
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Characteristics from Design F, Type A
  • Identification Code: bbcv10bs-fa
  • Identification by Sergio Sucre: 10G
  • Size: 156 x 69 mm (6.14 x 2.72 in.)
  • Obverse: Design in violet. On the right, portrait of Antonio José de Sucre from Arturo Michelena. On the left, the denomination in words "DIEZ BOLIVARES" «Ten Bolívares». In each corner but bottom right corner, the denomination value "10". On the top, the issuer name "BANCO CENTRAL DE VENEZUELA" «Central Bank of Venezuela». On the bottom, the payment clause "PAGADEROS AL PORTADOR EN LAS OFICINAS DEL BANCO" «Payments to the Bearier in the Offices of the Bank».
  • Reverse: Design in violet. In the center, engraving of the painting "Triumph of Sucre in the Battle of Ayacucho" by Herrera Toro based on artwork from Martín Tovar y Tovar. On the left, inside a circle, the Coat of Arms. On the top left, the issuer name "BANCO CENTRAL DE VENEZUELA" «Central Bank of Venezuela». In the bottom corners the value in words "DIEZ" «ten». In the upper right corner the denomination value "10". On the bottom, the denomination in words "DIEZ BOLIVARES" «Ten Bolívares».
  • Conmemotative motive: 150 years of the death of Antonio José de Sucre.
Characteristics
  • Identification Code: bbcv10bs-fa01s
  • Piece type: Specimen banknote with date
  • Date: Enero 29 1980
  • Serie: A7. Prefix A followed by 7 zeroes or digits
  • Amount: Unknown.
  • Printer: American Bank Note Co.
  • Numbered specimen range:
  • Note: No Specimen stamp (perfored)
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Signatures
  • Presidente «President»: Carlos Rafael Silva
  • Primer Vice presidente «First Vicepresident»: Hugo Romero Quintero
Identification in other catalogs
  • Qualitative code by Sergio Sucre: ebcv10g/8001/18/a/1
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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