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Piece mv1cv-aa01 : Coin of 1 Centavo : Date 1876 : Venezuela

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Piece mv1cv-aa01 (Obverse)
Photograph credits: Numisfila


Piece mv1cv-aa01 (Reverse)
Photograph credits: Numisfila

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Characteristics from Design A, Type A

  • Identification Code: mv1cv-aa
  • General: Circular shape with plain edge.
  • Obverse: Circular rim with dot beading. In the center, over the field the face value "UN" / "CENTAVO" within a laurel wreath linked from the bottom
  • Reverse: Circular rim with dot beading. In the center, over the field, body of the Coat of Arms with seven stars above. Surrounding the field, the legend "ESTADOS UNIDOS DE VENEZUELA" «United States of Venezuela». In the exergue, the year.
  • Composition: Copper-Nickel
  • Weight: 2.5 Grams
  • Module: 19 mm


  • Identification Code: mv1cv-aa01
  • Date: 1876
  • Mintage: 8,000,000.
  • Minter: Philadelphia Mint

Identification in other catalogs

  • Standard catalog of world coins (SCWC): Y25
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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