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Obverse
Piece bbcv20bs-da01-j7 (Obverse)
Photo from piece bbcv20bs-da01-j7: Design D, Type A. Date Agosto 08 1967. Serie J7
Photograph credits: Mercadolibre: aquicompraventa
Reverse
Piece bbcv20bs-da01-j7 (Reverse)
Photo from piece bbcv20bs-da01-j7: Design D, Type A. Date Agosto 08 1967. Serie J7
Photograph credits: Mercadolibre: aquicompraventa
Characteristics
  • Identification Code: bbcv20bs-da
  • Identification by Sergio Sucre: 20E
  • Size: 156 x 69 mm (6.14 x 2.72 in.)
  • Obverse: Design in green over a background in yellow with frame-like border. On the left, watermarks zone. On the right, portrait of Simon Bolivar inside an oval from unknown author. On the top, the issuer name "BANCO CENTRAL DE VENEZUELA" «Central Bank of Venezuela». In the center, the denomination in words "VEINTE BOLIVARES" «twenty Bolívares». On the bottom, the payment clause "PAGADEROS AL PORTADOR EN LAS OFICINAS DEL BANCO" «Payments to the Bearier in the Offices of the Bank» and the denomination value "20".
  • Reverse: Design in green with frame-like border. In the center, Monument to Carabobo by Antonio Rodríguez del Villar, site which Bolívar achieved the independence of Venezuela on June 24th 1821. On the left, Coat of Arms. On the right, watermarks zone. On the top, the issuer name "BANCO CENTRAL DE VENEZUELA" «Central Bank of Venezuela». On the bottom, the denomination in words "VEINTE BOLIVARES" «twenty Bolívares». In each corner, the denomination value "20".
  • Signatures: "Presidente" «President» and "Primer Vice presidente" «First Vicepresident»
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SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
P46s1bbcv20bs-das Entry with photoNo date
7
-
Stamped on both faces "ESPECIMEN SIN VALOR" «specimen with no value» in red (perfored). Unnumbered specimen
N/Lbbcv20bs-das2 Entry with photoNo date
7
100?
Stamped on both faces "SPECIMEN" with printer oval seal "SPECIMEN / NO VALUE" in red (perfored). Numbered specimen. Known 2 - 94. Estimated 1 - 100
N/Lbbcv20bs-da02s Entry with photo Marzo 05 1968
7
-
Stamped on both faces "ESPECIMEN SIN VALOR" «specimen with no value» in red (perfored). Unnumbered specimen
N/Lbbcv20bs-da02s2 Entry with photo Marzo 05 1968
7
30?
Stamped on both faces "SPECIMEN" with printer oval seal "SPECIMEN / NO VALUE" in red (perfored). Numbered specimen. Known 002 - 025. Estimated 001 - 030
N/Lbbcv20bs-da02s3 Entry with photo Marzo 05 1968
7
-
"SPECIMEN OF NO VALUE" pinch holes. Unnumbered specimen
P46s2bbcv20bs-da04s Entry without photo (C) Enero 27 1970
-
-
Stamped "ESPECIMEN SIN VALOR" «specimen with no value».
N/Lbbcv20bs-da04s2 Entry with photo Enero 27 1970
7
100?
Stamped on both faces "SPECIMEN" with printer oval seal "SPECIMEN / NO VALUE" in red (perfored). Numbered specimen. Known 001 - 100. Estimated 001 - 100
N/Lbbcv20bs-da05s Entry with photo Enero 29 1974
Y7
20?
Stamped on both faces "SPECIMEN" with printer oval seal "SPECIMEN / NO VALUE" in red (perfored). Numbered specimen. Known 001 - 018. Estimated 001 - 020
Legend
Piece information
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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 30 March, 2024
  • Deprecated: Piece deleted and no longer valid.
  • Updated: Piece updated since 30 March, 2024
  • 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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