Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela
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Obverse
Piece mv10bs-aa01 (Obverse)
Photo from piece mv10bs-aa01: Design A, Type A. Date 1930
Photograph credits: Subastas Globus
Reverse
Piece mv10bs-aa01 (Reverse)
Photo from piece mv10bs-aa01: Design A, Type A. Date 1930
Photograph credits: Subastas Globus
Characteristics
  • Identification Code: mv10bs-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 right (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, Coat of Arms with a wild horse running toward the right looking at left (from the viewer's perspective), and with the motto "INDEPENDENcia", "LIBERTAD", "5 DE JULIO 1811", "28 DE MARZO 1864" and "DIOS Y FEDon". Surrounding the field, the country name "ESTADOS UNIDOS DE VENEZUELA" «United States of Venezuela», the weight "GR. 3,2258" and the year.
  • Conmemotative motive: Centenary of the death of the Liberator Simón Bolívar.
  • Circulation note: Only 10% of the mintage were in circulation. The remaining were stored as Nation Gold Reserve.
  • Composition observation: There is no precise information about the metal used to alloy the Gold. Some sources says 10% silver and others 10% copper.
  • Composition: Ley 900 (90% Gold)
  • Weight: 3.2258 Grams
  • Module: 19 mm
  • Thickness: 0.91 mm
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Issues
SCWC Piece Code Date Mintage
Note
Y31mv10bs-aa01 Entry with photo1930500,000
Legend
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  • Unconfirmed: Referenced piece that it's not confirmed the existence.
  • Added recently: Piece added since 21 February, 2024
  • Deprecated: Piece deleted and no longer valid.
  • Updated: Piece updated since 21 February, 2024
  • Unverified: Piece that should exists but no verified piece is known.
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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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