Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela
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Obverse
Piece mv0.5cr-aa02v2 (Obverse)
Photo from piece mv0.5cr-aa02v2: Coin from Venezuela. 1/2 Centavo (Peso). Design A, Type A. Date 1852. Variety #2
Photograph credits: Heritage Auction Galleries
Reverse
Piece mv0.5cr-aa02v2 (Reverse)
Photo from piece mv0.5cr-aa02v2: Coin from Venezuela. 1/2 Centavo (Peso). Design A, Type A. Date 1852. Variety #2
Photograph credits: Heritage Auction Galleries
Characteristics
  • Identification Code: mv0.5cr-aa
  • General: Circular shape with continous oblique grained edge.
  • Obverse: Circular rim with dot beading. In the center, over the field, bust of Liberty facing right with loose hair and a Phrygian cap on his head. Along the base of the cap the legend "LIBERTAD". Surrounding the field, the legend "REPUBLICA DE VENEZUELA" «Republic of Venezuela». Below the bust, the initials "W.W" from the engraver William Wyon.
  • Reverse: Circular rim with dot beading. In the center, over the field within a laurel wreath linked from the bottom, the face value "1/2" / "CENTAVO" and the year.
  • Composition: Copper
  • Weight: 5.7 - 6 Grams
  • Module: 24 mm
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Issues
SCWC Piece Code Date Mintage
Note
Y2mv0.5cr-aa01 Entry with photo1843960,020
Y2mv0.5cr-aa01p Entry with photo1843-
Proof
Y2mv0.5cr-aa02 Entry with photo1852500,000
Obverse: With "H" instead of "W.W".
Y5.1mv0.5cr-aa02v2 Entry with photo18521,000,000
Module: 22mm. Weight: 5.4 grams./n/Obverse: 24 berries.
Y5.2mv0.5cr-aa02v3 Entry without photo1852(Inc. above)
Module: 22mm. Weight: 5.4 grams./n/Obverse: 23 berries.
Legend
Piece information
No change
Unconfirmed (C)
Added recently (N)
Deprecated (E)
Updated (A)
Unverified (V)
In revision (R)

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Entry with incomplete photo

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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