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Coins from Venezuela : 1/5 Bolívar : Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela

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Information about coins of 1/5 Bolívar

Circulation note

This coin was retired and was melted, and was replaced by the coins of 1/4 Bolívar in 1894. Also, because the similarity in the weight by few grams, it generated a lot of confusion, and many clipped the edge to gain the face value of 1/4 Bolívar.

Equivalence in predecessor monetary units

This denomination is equivalent in value to "4 Centavos" (from the monetary units "Peso Fuerte" and "Venezolano")

Coins of 1/5 Bolívar

Design A


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Coins classified inside of Design A:

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