Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela
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Piece mpc1r-ca01 (Obverse)
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Piece mpc1r-ca01 (Reverse)
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Characteristics from Design C, Type A
  • Identification Code: mpc1r-ca
  • General: Circular shape.
  • Obverse: Dot beading with no rim. In the center, number "19", with by seven 6-point stars with a dot inside around.
  • Reverse: Dot beading with no rim. In the center in two lines, "UN REAL", with the leyend "CARACAS AÑO 2° DE LA REPCA" around.
  • Circulation: This was a republican coinage.
  • Composition: Silver
  • Identification Code: mpc1r-ca01
  • Date: 2 (1812)
  • Mintage: 20,000.
  • Minter: Royal Mint Caracas
  • Note: Obverse: "I 9" close. Surrounding stars without dots in the center and near to "I 9"
    Reverse: "L" above of "REAL" baseline. Short underscore below "CA" in PCA"
Identification in other catalogs
  • Standard catalog of world coins (SCWC): C26
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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