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Coins from Venezuela : 1/5 Bolívar - Design A, Type A : Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela

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Photographic reference

Obverse

Piece mv0.2bs-aa01 (Obverse)
Photo from piece mv0.2bs-aa01. Photograph credits: Heritage Auction Galleries

Reverse

Piece mv0.2bs-aa01 (Reverse)
Photo from piece mv0.2bs-aa01. 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-aa011879125,000Reverse with crude letters.Detail x
Y19.2mv0.2bs-aa01v21879(Inc. above)Reverse with fine letters.Detail x

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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 2001-2014 (8th edition - 2014)

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