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Banknotes from the Banco Central de Venezuela : 20,000 Bolívares - Design A, Type A : Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela

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Obverse

Piece bbcv20000bs-aa01s (Obverse)
Photo from piece bbcv20000bs-aa01s. Photograph credits: Ebay: sleimanhobby

Reverse

Piece bbcv20000bs-aa01s (Reverse)
Photo from piece bbcv20000bs-aa01s. Photograph credits: Ebay: sleimanhobby

Characteristics

  • Identification Code: bbcv20000bs-aa
  • Identification by Sergio Sucre: 20000A
  • Size: 156mm x 69mm
  • Obverse: Design in green. On the right, portrait of Simón Rodríguez, that seems that it was painted by Juan Agustín Guerrero. In the center, the denomination value "20000" with the denomination in words "VEINTE MIL BOLIVARES" «twenty thousand Bolívares» splitted in two parts over the Angel Falls as background, and the payment clause "PAGADEROS AL PORTADOR EN LAS OFICINAS DEL BANCO" «Payments to the Bearier in the Offices of the Bank» below. On the left, watermarks zone. On the top left, the issuer name "BANCO CENTRAL DE VENEZUELA" «Central Bank of Venezuela». In each corner but bottom left corner the denomination value "20000".
  • Reverse: Design in green. In the center, view of the Angel Falls, discovered in 1937 by James (Jimmy) Angel, Guacamaya, the orchid Cattleya Mosiae and Coat of Arms. On the top left, the issuer name "BANCO CENTRAL DE VENEZUELA" «Central Bank of Venezuela». In the bottom right corner,, the denomination in words "VEINTE MIL BOLIVARES" «twenty thousand Bolívares». On the bottom left and upper right corners, the denomination value "20000".
  • Signatures: "Presidente" «President» and "Primer Vice presidente" «First Vicepresident»

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Issues (2)

SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
P82bbcv20000bs-aa01-a8 Agosto 24 1998
A8
90,000,000
Detail x
P82bbcv20000bs-aa01-b8 Agosto 24 1998
B8
10,000,000
Detail x

Replacement banknote (1)

SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
P82bbcv20000bs-aa01r Agosto 24 1998
Z8
13,550,000?
Detail x
Replacement Banknote

Other pieces (3)

SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
N/Lbbcv20000bs-aa01s Agosto 24 1998
A8
-
Detail x
Stamped on both faces "ESPECIMEN SIN VALOR" «specimen with no value» in red (perfored). Numbered Specimen
N/Lbbcv20000bs-aa01s2 Agosto 24 1998
A8
1024?
Detail x
Stamped on both faces "ESPECIMEN SIN VALOR" «specimen with no value» in red (not perfored). Numbered Specimen
N/Lbbcv20000bs-aa01s3 Agosto 24 1998
A8
-
Detail x
No Specimen stamp

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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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