Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela
Cheng's Numismatic
Page code mv1r-aa01
Jump to code Advanced
Español Español Twitter Facebook

Piece mv1r-aa01 : Coin of 1 Real (Real) : Date 1858 : Venezuela

Page Reference

For reference, the URL address of this page is:

You can also access this page directly by using the code: mv1r-aa01

Photographic reference


Piece mv1r-aa01 (Obverse)
Photograph credits: Numismática Globus


Piece mv1r-aa01 (Reverse)
Photograph credits: Numismática Globus

Photographic Contribution

If you have a photograph with better quality and wish to contribute, please send both sides of them following the instructions in the Contact section. Your contribution will be appreciated and will help to improve the quality of this website.

Characteristics from Design A, Type A

  • Identification Code: mv1r-aa
  • General: Circular shape with continous oblique grained edge.
  • Obverse: Circular rim with dentacles beading. In the center, over the field, bust of Liberty facing left with 7 stars above. In the exergue, an anchor, the year, the mintmark "A" and "BARRE".
  • Reverse: Circular rim with dentacles beading. In the center, over the field, body of the Coat of Arms. Surrounding the field, the legend "REPUBLICA DE VENEZUELA" «Republic of Venezuela», the face value "1 Rl." and the metallic millesimal fineness "LEI 835" "2,30 Gs.".
  • Composition: Ley 900 (90% Silver)
  • Weight: 2.3 Grams
  • Module: 18 mm


  • Identification Code: mv1r-aa01
  • Date: 1858
  • Mintage: 42,698.
  • Minter: Paris Mint

Identification in other catalogs

  • Standard catalog of world coins (SCWC): Y9
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)

Recommended bibliography

Monetary Unit

free counters