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Banknotes from the Banco Central de Venezuela : 500 Bolívares Fuertes - Design A, Type A : Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela

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Photographic reference

Obverse

Piece bbcv500bsf-aa02-j8 (Obverse)
Photo from piece bbcv500bsf-aa02-j8. Photograph credits: Maiker Carmona

Reverse

Piece bbcv500bsf-aa02-j8 (Reverse)
Photo from piece bbcv500bsf-aa02-j8. Photograph credits: Maiker Carmona

Obverse (under ultraviolet light)

Piece bbcv500bsf-aa01-a8 (Obverse, under ultraviolet light)
Photo from piece bbcv500bsf-aa01-a8. Photograph credits: Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela

Reverse (under ultraviolet light)

Piece bbcv500bsf-aa01-a8 (Reverse, under ultraviolet light)
Photo from piece bbcv500bsf-aa01-a8. Photograph credits: Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela

Obverse (in front of light)

Piece bbcv500bsf-aa01-a8 (Obverse, in front of light)
Photo from piece bbcv500bsf-aa01-a8. Photograph credits: Jorje Díaz

Characteristics

  • Identification Code: bbcv500bsf-aa
  • Size: 156mm x 69mm
  • General: Multicolor design with olive, powder blue and brown as predominant colors.
  • Obverse: Design with portrait orientation. On the top, "REPÚBLICA BOLIVARIANA DE VENEZUELA" «Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela». Below, the denomination value "500", the denomination in words "QUINIENTOS BOLÍVARES" «five hundred 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 Francisco de Miranda from a copy done by Charles Ventrillon-Horber based on Georges Rouget artwork, with the denomination value "500" below. As background,, the map of Venezuela with a sailing ship. 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 Amazon River Dolphin (Inia geoffrensis) and worm flower (Bispira Brunnea), with Coro dunes 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 "500" and the denomination in words "QUINIENTOS BOLÍVARES" «five hundred Bolívares».
  • Some security elements: Diving 3D security thread in 3 windows; watermarks, secondary security thread, invisible ink (ultraviolet) and see-through perfect print registration. On the obverse latent image "500" on the bottom.
  • Watermark: Portrait of Francisco de Miranda and the denomination value "500".
  • Signatures: "Presidente BCV" «President of BCV» and "Primer Vicepresidente BCV" «First vicepresident of BCV»

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Replacement banknote (7)

SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
N/Lbbcv500bsf-aa01r Agosto 18 2016
Z8
681,750?
Detail x
Replacement Banknote (Z0000-Z00680)
N/Lbbcv500bsf-aa02r3 Marzo 23 2017
Z8
86,400?
Detail x
Replacement Banknote. Third interval. (Z0135-Z0143)
N/Lbbcv500bsf-aa02r2 Marzo 23 2017
Z8
544,500?
Detail x
Replacement Banknote. Second interval. Seen within serie P, maybe within M and N (Z0180-Z0234)
N/Lbbcv500bsf-aa02r4 Marzo 23 2017
Z8
61,200?
Detail x
Replacement Banknote. Fourth interval. Seen within serie Q and R (Z036)
N/Lbbcv500bsf-aa02r5 Marzo 23 2017
Z8
129,150?
Detail x
Replacement Banknote. Fifth interval (Z045-Z046)
N/Lbbcv500bsf-aa02r6 Marzo 23 2017
Z8
70,200?
Detail x
Replacement Banknote. Sixth interval (Z051-Z052)
N/Lbbcv500bsf-aa02r Marzo 23 2017
Z8
335,250?
Detail x
Replacement Banknote. First interval. Seen within serie L (Z0090-Z0123)

Other pieces (3)

SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
N/Lbbcv500bsf-aa01p Agosto 18 2016
A8
-
Detail x
Print proof. No Specimen stamp (not perfored)
N/Lbbcv500bsf-aa01s Agosto 18 2016
A8
-
Detail x
Stamped on both faces "MUESTRA SIN VALOR" «sample with no value» in red (not perfored). Numbered Specimen
N/Lbbcv500bsf-aa02s Marzo 23 2017
S8
-
Detail x
Stamped "MUESTRA SIN VALOR" «sample with no value». Numbered Specimen

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Entry
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N/L
Not Listed in Standard Catalog of World Paper Money (SCWPM)
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XX.XXX.XXX ?
Estimated amount, not confirmed
Entry
Deprecated piece
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Entry
Unverified piece
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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