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Piece mv3000bs-aa01p : Coin of 3000 Bolívares : Date 1983 : Venezuela

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Piece mv3000bs-aa01p (Obverse)
Photograph credits: Subastas Globus


Piece mv3000bs-aa01p (Reverse)
Photograph credits: Subastas Globus

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Characteristics from Design A, Type A

  • Identification Code: mv3000bs-aa
  • General: Circular shape with continous grained edge.
  • Obverse: Circular rim without beading. In the center, over the field, Simon Bolivar in civil dress with a rolled sheet in his left hand. In the background, a book cabinet. Surrounding the field, the legend "BICENTENARIO DEL NACIMIENTO DEL LIBERTADOR SIMON BOLIVAR" and "1783-1983".
  • Reverse: Circular rim without beading. In the center, over the field, front of the native house of The Liberator. Surrounding the field, the legend "BANCO CENTRAL DE VENEZUELA" «Central Bank of Venezuela», the metallic millesimal fineness "LEY 900", the weight "31,10 gms" and "3000 BOLIVARES".
  • Conmemotative motive: Bicentenary of the birth of the Libertator Simon Bolivar.
  • Related pieces: This coin forms with 100 Bolívares a conmemorative serie coins.
  • Composition: Ley 900 (90% gold, 10% copper)
  • Weight: 31.1 Grams
  • Module: 35 mm
  • Thickness: 2.19 mm


  • Identification Code: mv3000bs-aa01p
  • Date: 1983
  • Mintage: 10,000.
  • Minter: Vereignite Deutsche Metallwerke (Werdohl)

Identification in other catalogs

  • Standard catalog of world coins (SCWC): Y59
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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