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Banknotes from Banco de Venezuela : 100 Bolívares - Design C, Type A : Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela

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Piece bbdv100bs-cas (Obverse)
Photo from piece bbdv100bs-cas. Photograph credits: PANA


Piece bbdv100bs-cas (Reverse)
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  • Identification Code: bbdv100bs-ca
  • Obverse: In the center, allegorical of two talking cowboys with cattle toward. Above, the issuer name "BANCO DE VENEZUELA" - "SOCIEDAD ANÓNIMA". Below, the denomination in words "CIEN BOLÍVARES" «one hundred Bolívares». In each side, within a guilloche the denomination value "100". On the right, the date filling space. In each corner within a guilloche the denomination value "100". On the bottom, the signatures zone. Above, the payment clause "que se pagarán al portador en Carácas á la presentacion" (payable to bearer in Caracas upon presentation). In the top, the legend of the capitalization amount "CAPITAL Bs 12.000.000".
  • Reverse: Design in brown. In the center, inside a circle Coat of Arms with the motto "INDEPENDENCIA", "LIBERTAD", "5 DE JULIO 1811", "28 DE MARZO 1864" and "DIOS Y FEDERACION", on each side the denomination value "100". Above and below of the Coat of Arms the issuer name "BANCO DE VENEZUELA". In each corner the denomination value "100".
  • Production information: July 1910: 45,000 pieces (serie 5, interval 00001 - 45000)
  • Signatures: "Por el Banco de Venezuela" «p.p. Banco de Venezuela», "Por el Banco de Venezuela" «p.p. Banco de Venezuela» and "El Secretario" «The secretary»

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SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
N/Lbbdv100bs-cap No date
Detail x
Obverse only print proof over a cardboard.
S288sbbdv100bs-cas No date
Detail x
Stamped on the obverse "SPECIMEN" in red (perfored).


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