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Banknotes from Banco Nacional de Venezuela : 500 Pesos Fuertes - Design A, Type A : Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela

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Piece bbnv500p-aap (Obverse)
Photo from piece bbnv500p-aap: Banknote from Banco Nacional de Venezuela. 500 Pesos Fuertes. Design A, Type A. Proof banknote without date
Photograph credits: Heritage Auction Galleries



  • Identification Code: bbnv500p-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 QUINIENTOS 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 "500" on each side. Below, the date filling space. On the bottom, the denomination in words "SON QUINIENTOS PESOS". On the left, allegorical of a standing woman. On the right, allegorical of a train. In the center, as background the denomination value in roman "D" (500)
  • Reverse: No design.

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