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Piece mv1bsf-aa02 : Coin of 1 Bolívar Fuerte : Date 2009 : Venezuela

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Piece mv1bsf-aa02 (Obverse)
Photograph credits: Walter Tempestini


Piece mv1bsf-aa02 (Reverse)
Photograph credits: Walter Tempestini

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Characteristics from Design A, Type A

  • Identification Code: mv1bsf-aa
  • General: Circular shape. Plain edge with the leyend "BCV1"
  • Obverse: Circular rim without beading. In the center, over three ondulated lines that symbolize the three stripes of the flag, bust of Simon Bolivar facing right with "BARRE" below (from the original engraver). In the ring, On the top, "BOLÍVAR" and "LIBERTADOR" on the bottom.
  • Reverse: Circular rim with dentacles beading. In the center, over the field eight five-pointed stars, body of the Coat of Arms, the face value "1" all over three ondulated lines that symbolize the three stripes of the flag. Above the exergue, the denomination unit "BOLÍVAR". Surrounding the field, the legend "REPÚBLICA BOLIVARIANA DE VENEZUELA" «Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela». In the exergue, the year.
  • Composition: Bimetallic. Core: Alpaca. Ring: Brozen and Aluminium alloy
  • Weight: 8.1 Grams
  • Module: 24 mm
  • Thickness: 2.55 mm


  • Identification Code: mv1bsf-aa02
  • Date: 2009
  • Mintage: Unknown.
  • Minter: Venezuelan Mint (unconfirmed)
  • Note: Reverse: "ARIANA" from "BOLIVARIANA" separated. Top of "1" below last "A" from "BOLIVARIANA".

Identification in other catalogs

  • Standard catalog of world coins (SCWC): Y93
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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