Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela
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Obverse
Piece mv0.2bs-aa01v2 (Obverse)
Photo from piece mv0.2bs-aa01v2: Design A, Type A. Date 1879. Variety #2
Photograph credits: Heritage Auction Galleries
Reverse
Piece mv0.2bs-aa01v2 (Reverse)
Photo from piece mv0.2bs-aa01v2: Design A, Type A. Date 1879. Variety #2
Photograph credits: Heritage Auction Galleries
Characteristics
  • Identification Code: mv0.2bs-aa
  • General: Circular shape with continous grained edge.
  • Obverse: Circular rim with dentacles beading. In the center, over the field, bust of Simon Bolivar facing left (from the viewer's perspective), with "BARRE" below (from the original engraver), surrounded by the legends "Bolívar" at left and "LIBERTADOR" at right.
  • Reverse: Circular rim with dentacles beading. In the center, over the field, body of the Coat of Arms. Surrounding the field, the legend "ESTADOS UNIDOS DE VENEZUELA" «United States of Venezuela», the weight "GRAM 1", the year and the metallic millesimal fineness "LEI 835".
  • Circulation note: This coin is very scarse in any condition due to the melting of almost all pieces.
  • Composition: Ley 835 (83.5% Silver)
  • Weight: 1 Grams
  • Module: 16 mm
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Issues
SCWC Piece Code Date Mintage
Note
Y19.1mv0.2bs-aa01 Entry with photo1879125,000
Reverse with crude letters.
Y19.2mv0.2bs-aa01v2 Entry with photo1879(Inc. above)
Reverse with fine letters.
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 18 February, 2024
  • Deprecated: Piece deleted and no longer valid.
  • Updated: Piece updated since 18 February, 2024
  • 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 Coin (SCWC)
XX.XXX.XXX ? Estimated amount, not confirmed
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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