Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela
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Obverse
Piece mv25cts-cc01 (Obverse)
Reverse
Piece mv25cts-cc01 (Reverse)
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Characteristics from Design C, Type C
  • Identification Code: mv25cts-cc
  • 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 body of the Coat of Arms with the year in two parts on the sides, below the value "25". Surrounding the field, the legend "REPUBLICA DE VENEZUELA" «Republic of Venezuela». In the exergue, the unit "CENTIMOS".
  • Variations: The design is the same to Design C, Type B, with a new metallic composition.
  • Composition: Nickel clad steel (90% steel, 10% nickel)
  • Weight: 1.5 Grams
  • Module: 17 mm
Characteristics
  • Identification Code: mv25cts-cc01
  • Date: 1989
  • Mintage: 510,000,000.
  • Minter: Vereinigte Deutsche Nickelwerke (Schwerte)
Identification in other catalogs
  • Standard catalog of world coins (SCWC): Y50a
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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