Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela
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Piece bbdccs20v-aap (Obverse)
Photo from piece bbdccs20v-aap: Banknote from Banco de Carácas. 20 Venezolanos. Design A, Type A. Proof banknote without date
Photograph credits: Richard Rosenman: Billetes de Venezuela
  • Identification Code: bbdccs20v-aa
  • Size: 208 x 106 mm (8.19 x 4.17 in.)
  • Obverse: Black design. In the center, allegorical of a Cristopher Columbus sighting lands. On the sides "BANCO DE / CARÁCAS" and "Caracas / ____ de 18__". At bottom "Vale por", "VEINTE VENEZOLANOS", "que se pagarán al portador en Carácas á la presentacion" and two signer space. In the background "CAPITAL 160,000 VENEZOLANOS"
  • Signatures: "Por la Dirección" «p.p. the management» and "Secretario Contador" «Secretary-Accountant»
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N/L Not Listed in Standard Catalog of World Paper Money (SCWPM)
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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 1961-2019 (25th edition - 2019)
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