Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela
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Piece mv1000bs-aa01p (Obverse)
Photograph credits: Subastas Globus
Piece mv1000bs-aa01p (Reverse)
Photograph credits: Subastas Globus
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Characteristics from Design A, Type A
  • Identification Code: mv1000bs-aa
  • General: Circular shape with continous grained edge.
  • Obverse: Circular rim with dentacles beading. In the center, over the field, sample of venezuelan fauna "Cock of the Rocks" with the legends: the weight "33.4370 gram.", the metallic millesimal fineness "LEY 900" the face value and "1000 BOLIVARES" in the exergue.
  • Reverse: Circular rim with dentacles beading. In the center, over the field Coat of Arms with the motto "19 DE ABRIL 1810", "20 DE FEBRERO 1859", "INDEPENDENCIA", "FEDERACION" and "REPUBLICA DE VENEZUELA" «Republic of Venezuela». In the exergue, the year.
  • Conmemotative motive: International Union for Conservation of Nature and Natural Resources
  • Related pieces: This coinage, together with 25 Bolívares and 50 Bolívares belong to a conmemorative coin series.
  • Composition: Ley 900 (90% gold, 10% silver)
  • Weight: 33.437 Grams
  • Module: 34 mm
  • Thickness: 2.62 mm
  • Identification Code: mv1000bs-aa01p
  • Date: 1975
  • Mintage: 483.
  • Minter: Royal Mint London, England
  • Note: Feathered wings.
Identification in other catalogs
  • Standard catalog of world coins (SCWC): Y48.1
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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