Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela
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Piece mv50bsf-ba01 (Obverse)
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Piece mv50bsf-ba01 (Reverse)
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Characteristics from Design B, Type A
  • Identification Code: mv50bsf-ba
  • General: Circular shape with plain edge.
  • Obverse: Circular rim with dentacles beading. In the center, within a concentric circle 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). Surrounding the field, "BOLÍVAR" - "LIBERTADOR" at right and eight stars representing the eight ancient provinces of Venezuela at left.
  • Reverse: Circular rim with dentacles beading. In the center, within a concentric circle "BOLÍVARES" / "50" and above, body of the Coat of Arms with a wild horse running toward the left looking forward (from the viewer's perspective), surrounded by the country name "REPÚBLICA BOLIVARIANA DE VENEZUELA" «Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela» and the year
  • Weight: 5.3 Grams
  • Module: 23.5 mm
  • Thickness: 1.8 mm
  • Identification Code: mv50bsf-ba01
  • Date: 2016
  • Mintage: 10,200,000 (estimated).
  • Minter: Venezuelan Mint
Identification in other catalogs
  • Standard catalog of world coins (SCWC): Y105
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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