Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela
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Obverse
Piece bbdv20bs-ca06-6 (Obverse)
Photo from piece bbdv20bs-ca06-6: Design C, Type A. Date Febrero 22 1926. Serie 6 digits
Photograph credits: Bowers and Merena Auctions
Reverse
Piece bbdv20bs-ca06-6 (Reverse)
Photo from piece bbdv20bs-ca06-6: Design C, Type A. Date Febrero 22 1926. Serie 6 digits
Photograph credits: Bowers and Merena Auctions
Characteristics
  • Identification Code: bbdv20bs-ca
  • Size: 174 x 75 mm (6.85 x 2.95 in.)
  • Obverse: In the center, a cowboy riding a horse alongside the cattle. Above, the issuer name "BANCO DE VENEZUELA" - "SOCIEDAD ANONIMA", and a rosette with the denomination value "20" each side, and below the denomination in words "VEINTE BOLIVARES" «twenty Bolívares». On the upper right, the date "CARACAS, ______". Below the payment clause, the signatures. Below the denomination in words, the payment clause "PAGADEROS AL PORTADOR EN LAS OFICINAS DEL BANCO" «Payments to the Bearier in the Offices of the Bank». On the upper left, the legend of the capitalization amount "CAPITAL Bs. 24.000.000".
  • Reverse: Green background pattern. 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 FEDon", on each side the denomination value "20" within a rosette each side. Above and below the Coat of Arms the issuer name "BANCO DE VENEZUELA".
  • Production information: June 1924: 250,000 pieces (serie 6, interval 300001 - 550000)
  • Signatures: "Por el Banco de Venezuela" «p.p. Banco de Venezuela» and "Por el Banco de Venezuela" «p.p. Banco de Venezuela»
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Warning
- Due to the absence of official information on the banknotes issuance made by private and public entities before the creation of the Central Bank of Venezuela, the list includes known pieces or pieces referenced in a bibliography.
SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
N/Lbbdv20bs-cax-6 Entry with photoUnrecognized Date
6
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N/Lbbdv20bs-ca05-6 Entry with photo Junio 04 1925
6
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Known 302444 - ???
N/Lbbdv20bs-ca02-6 Entry with photo Julio 15 1925
6
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Known 317722 - 321010
N/Lbbdv20bs-ca03-6 Entry with photo Septiembre 30 1925
6
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Known 345404 - 348404
N/Lbbdv20bs-ca06-6 Entry with photo Febrero 22 1926 ?
6
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Known 340898 - ???
S301abbdv20bs-ca01-6 Entry with photo Octubre 27 1926
6
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Known 350482 - ???
N/Lbbdv20bs-ca07-6 Entry with photo Diciembre 12 1926 ?
6
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Known 368498 - ???
N/Lbbdv20bs-ca04-6 Entry with photo Abril 18 1928
6
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Known 513844 - ???
SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
S301p1bbdv20bs-cap Entry with photoNo date
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Obverse only print proof over a cardboard.
S301p2bbdv20bs-cap2 Entry with photoNo date
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Reverse only print proof over a cardboard.
S301sbbdv20bs-cas2 Entry with photoNo date
6
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Stamped on the obverse "SPECIMEN" - "SPECIMEN", in red (perfored).
Legend
Piece information
No change
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 23 February, 2024
  • Deprecated: Piece deleted and no longer valid.
  • Updated: Piece updated since 23 February, 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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