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Piece ml10bs-ca01 : Coin of 10 Bolívares : Date 1939 : National Leprosarium

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  • There is doubt about its existence.
  • It's unofficially originated from another
  • It exists officially but it was not put into circulation
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  • There is error from the bibliographic source.
  • The photograhic reference is not the piece
  • A possible of cataloguing error
If photographic reference exists can not be taken as proof of existence as it need to be verified physycally and may be incorrect or wrong. In the future, this piece may be removed or marked as not confirmed in the catalog.

Photographic reference


Piece ml10bs-ca01 (Obverse)
Photograph credits: Monedas de Venezuela


Piece ml10bs-ca01 (Reverse)
Photograph credits: Monedas de Venezuela

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Characteristics from Design C, Type A

  • Identification Code: ml10bs-ca
  • General: Circular shape.
  • Obverse: Circular rim with dot beading. In the center "Bs. 10".
  • Reverse: Circular rim with dot beading. In the center, the legend "Isla de Providencia" together with the year and with the legend "LEPROSERIAS NACIONALES" on the top.
  • Composition: Brass


  • Identification Code: ml10bs-ca01
  • Date: 1939
  • Mintage: Unknown.
  • Minter: Unknown
  • Note: Reported but not confirmed.

Identification in other catalogs

  • Standard catalog of world coins (SCWC): KML25
NOTE: The piece identification from the Standard Catalog of World Coin (SCWC) used in this website is updated to: 1801-1900 (7th edition - 2013), 1901-2000 (40th edition - 2013) and 2001-2019 (13th edition - 2019)

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