Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela
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Coins from Venezuela : 10 Centavos : 1876 : Design A, Type A

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Photographic reference

Obverse

Piece mv10cv-aa02 (Obverse)
Photo from piece mv10cv-aa02. Photograph credits: Numisfila

Reverse

Piece mv10cv-aa02 (Reverse)
Photo from piece mv10cv-aa02. Photograph credits: Numisfila

Characteristics

  • Date: 1876
  • 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, Coat of Arms with the motto "19 DE ABRIL 1810", "5 DE JULIO 1811" and "LIBERTAD". Surrounding the field, the legend "ESTADOS UNIDOS DE VENEZUELA" (United States of Venezuela), the weight "GR 2.500", the year and the metallic millesimal fineness "LEI 835".

Issues

SCWC Piece Code Date Mintage Note
Y13.1mv10cv-aa021876280,000Obverse: Mintmark "A" serified.Detail x
Y13.1mv10cv-aa02p1876-Proof
Obverse: Mintmark "A" serified.
Detail x
Y13.2mv10cv-aa02v21876(Inc. above)Obverse: Mintmark "A" unserified.Detail x

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