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Banknotes from the Banco Central de Venezuela : 20 Bolívares Fuertes : Septiembre 03 2009 : Design A, Type A

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Obverse

Piece bbcv20bsf-aa03s (Obverse)
Photo from piece bbcv20bsf-aa03s: Banknote from the Banco Central de Venezuela. 20 Bolívares Fuertes. Design A, Type A. Date Septiembre 03 2009. Serie K8. Specimen banknote
Photograph credits: Numisfila

Reverse

Piece bbcv20bsf-aa03s (Reverse)
Photo from piece bbcv20bsf-aa03s: Banknote from the Banco Central de Venezuela. 20 Bolívares Fuertes. Design A, Type A. Date Septiembre 03 2009. Serie K8. Specimen banknote
Photograph credits: Numisfila

Characteristics

  • Date: Septiembre 03 2009
  • Identification by Sergio Sucre: 20M
  • Size: 156 x 69 mm (6.14 x 2.72 in.)
  • General: Multicolor design with pink, violet and green as predominant colors.
  • Obverse: Design with portrait orientation. On the top, "REPÚBLICA BOLIVARIANA DE VENEZUELA" «Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela». Below, the denomination value "20", the denomination in words "VEINTE BOLIVARES" «twenty Bolívares», the date, the payment clause "PAGADEROS AL PORTADOR EN LAS OFICINAS DEL BANCO" «Payments to the Bearier in the Offices of the Bank» and the signers. At right, watermarks zone. On the bottom, portrait of Luisa Cáceres de Arismendi by Emilio Jacinto Mauri circa 1899, with the denomination value "20". The serial numbers are located at upper right and bottom left rotated 90 degrees clock-wise.
  • Reverse: Design with landscape orientation. In the center, over the field Hawksbill Turtle (Eretmochelys imbricata) with Macanao Mountain as background. On the right, watermarks zone. On the top left, the issuer name "BANCO CENTRAL DE VENEZUELA" «Central Bank of Venezuela». On the left, Coat of Arms. On the bottom right, the denomination value "20" and the denomination in words "VEINTE BOLIVARES" «twenty Bolívares».
  • Some security elements: Diving holographic security thread in 5 windows with "BCV 20" (holographic view), and "BCV 20", "BCV 20", "BCV 20" and "BCV 20" (in front of light); watermarks, invisible ink (ultraviolet) and see-through perfect print registration. On the obverse "20" on the top with Optically Variable Ink (OVI) and latent image "20" on the bottom.
  • Watermark: Portrait of Luisa Cáceres de Arismendi and the denomination value "20".
  • Signatures: "Presidente BCV" «President of BCV» and "Primer Vicepresidente BCV" «First vicepresident of BCV»

Issues (5)

SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
P91bbcv20bsf-aa03-k8 Septiembre 03 2009
K8
50,000,000?
Detail x
>=K40. Known K40005903 - K89965349. Estimated K40000001 - K90000000
P91bbcv20bsf-aa03-l8 Septiembre 03 2009
L8
90,000,000?
Detail x
Known L00002082 - L89988797. Estimated L00000001 - L90000000
P91bbcv20bsf-aa03-m8 Septiembre 03 2009
M8
90,000,000?
Detail x
Known M00005792 - M89998976. Estimated M00000001 - M90000000
P91bbcv20bsf-aa03-n8 Septiembre 03 2009
N8
90,000,000?
Detail x
Known N00002001 - N89986223. Estimated N00000001 - N90000000
P91bbcv20bsf-aa03-p8 Septiembre 03 2009
P8
62,001,000?
Detail x
Known P00000424 - P61726369. Estimated P00000001 - P62001000

Replacement banknote (1)

SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
N/Lbbcv20bsf-aa03r Septiembre 03 2009
Z8
1,512,000?
Detail x
Replacement Banknote (Z025-Z040). Known Z02500399 - Z04009876. Estimated Z02500001 - Z04012000

Known errors pieces (7)

SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
N/Lbbcv20bsf-aa03-k8,e Septiembre 03 2009
K8
-
Detail x
Error. Incomplete printing on the obverse. Absence of printing with Optically Variable Ink (OVI)
N/Lbbcv20bsf-aa03-l8,e Septiembre 03 2009
L8
-
Detail x
Error. Failure of Optically Variable Ink (OVI) printing.
N/Lbbcv20bsf-aa03-l8,e2 Septiembre 03 2009
L8
-
Detail x
Error. Incomplete typographic printing from obverse to the reverse due to folding. Serial number
N/Lbbcv20bsf-aa03-m8,e Septiembre 03 2009
M8
-
Detail x
Error. Incomplete printing on the obverse. Partial Calcographic (intanglio) printing due to ink failure
N/Lbbcv20bsf-aa03-m8,e2 Septiembre 03 2009
M8
-
Detail x
Error. Incomplete printing on the reverse. Missing Calcographic (intanglio) printing
N/Lbbcv20bsf-aa03-n8,e Septiembre 03 2009
N8
-
Detail x
Error. Incomplete printing on the obverse. Partial Calcographic (intanglio) printing due to ink failure
N/Lbbcv20bsf-aa03-n8,e2 Septiembre 03 2009
N8
-
Detail x
Error. Incomplete printing on the obverse. Absence of printing with Optically Variable Ink (OVI)

Other pieces (1)

SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
N/Lbbcv20bsf-aa03s Septiembre 03 2009
K8
-
Detail x
Stamped on the obverse "MUESTRA SIN VALOR" «sample with no value» in red (not perfored).. Known 0038 - 0189

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