Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela
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Piece bbnv20p-aap (Obverse)
Photo from piece bbnv20p-aap: Design A, Type A. Proof banknote without date
Photograph credits: Heritage Auction Galleries
  • Identification Code: bbnv20p-aa
  • Size: 190 x 150 mm (7.48 x 5.91 in.)
  • Obverse: In the center, the issuer name "BANCO NACIONAL de VENEZUELA" and the payment clause "Vale por VEINTE PESOS que se pagaran al portador en Caracas á la presentacion de este billete en moneda corriente de los fondos del BANCO NACIONAL DE VENEZUELA". Above, Coat of Arms with the denomination value "20" on each side. Below, the date filling space. On the bottom, the denomination in words "SON VEINTE PESOS". On the left, allegorical of a seated woman. On the right, allegorical of a sailing ship. In each corner the denomination value "20". In the center, as background the denomination value in roman "XX" (20)
  • Reverse: No design.
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SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
N/Lbbnv20p-aap Entry with photoNo date
Obverse only print proof
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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 April, 2024
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  • Updated: Piece updated since 23 April, 2024
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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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