Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela
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Obverse
Piece bmsas5bs-aa-c5 (Obverse)
Photo from piece bmsas5bs-aa-c5: Design A, Type A. No date. Serie C5
Photograph credits: numismatics
Reverse
Piece bmsas5bs-aa-c5 (Reverse)
Photo from piece bmsas5bs-aa-c5: Design A, Type A. No date. Serie C5
Photograph credits: numismatics
Characteristics
  • Identification Code: bmsas5bs-aa
  • Size: 51 x 130
  • Obverse: Design in blue. In the center, allegorical of seashore with a ship. On each side, the face value "5 BOLIVARES" within a guilloche. Below, the denomination in words "CINCO BOLÍVARES" «five Bolívares». In the top, the issuer name "MINISTERIO DE SANIDAD Y ASISTENCIA SOCIAL", "LEPROSERIAS NACIONALES". In the bottom border, the circulation restriction legend "PARA CIRCULAR UNICAMENTE EN LAS LEPROSERIAS" (to be circulated only in Leprosarium). In each corner the face value "5 BOLIVARES".
  • Reverse: Same design as the obverse.
  • Note: The serial number and signature maybe are printed in only one face. There are piece with humid seal which detail the leprosarium where they circulated. There are piece that may have an issue date.
  • Signatures: No signer title
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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
s365bmsas5bs-aa-b5
(Formelly as bmsas5bs-aa01-b5) Entry with photo
No date
B5
12,000?
Serial number and signature are printed in red
s370bmsas5bs-aa-c5
(Formelly as bmsas5bs-aa01-c5) Entry with photo
No date
C5
-
Serial number and signature are printed in red
N/Lbmsas5bs-aa01-6 Entry with photo Febrero 09 1944
6
-
Serial number and signature are printed in red
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 30 December, 2023
  • Deprecated: Piece deleted and no longer valid.
  • Updated: Piece updated since 30 December, 2023
  • 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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