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Obverse

Piece bbcv5bs-aas (Obverse)
Photo from piece bbcv5bs-aas. Photograph credits: Numisur

Reverse

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Photo from piece bbcv5bs-aas. Photograph credits: Numisur
Characteristics
  • : bbcv5bs-aa
  • : 5A
  • : 156 x 69 mm. (6.14 x 2.72 in.)
  • : Blue design over green-yellow underprint. In the center, representation of the "Foundation of Caracas by Diego de Losada" surrounded by a monks, Indians and soldiers. On the right, inside an oval portrait of Simon Bolivar by unknown author. On the top, the issuer authority "BANCO CENTRAL DE VENEZUELA" with two serial number in red below. In the upper left and bottom right, the value "CINCO" inside guilloche oval; In the upper right value "5" inside a circle guilloche; In the bottom left value "5" inside a guilloche with the value in words and payment clause "CINCO BOLÍVARES" / "PAGADEROS AL PORTADOR EN LAS OFICINAS DEL BANCO", At right of the number "CUATRICENTENARIO DE LA FUNDACION DE CARACAS / 1567-1967" (Quadricentenary of the foundation of Caracas).
  • : Blue design. In each corner, the value "5" over varying gilloche. In the center, map of Caracas done in 1578 by Diego de Henares, at left Coat of Arms of Caracas, and at the right Coat of Arms or Venezuela. On the top, the issuer authority "BANCO CENTRAL DE VENEZUELA", and on the bottom the value in words "CINCO BOLÍVARES".
  • : This note was known as "Dieguitos".
  • : Quadricentenary of the foundation of Caracas, which was on July 25th 1567 by the captain Don Diego de Losada.
  • : The design of the obverse representation of Diego was done by Felipe Sánchez, and the Simon Bolivar portrait was done by Alfred Sealey.
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Issues (4)
SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
P49bbcv5bs-aa01-a7Mayo 10 1966
A7
6,000,000
Detail x
P49bbcv5bs-aa01-b7Mayo 10 1966
B7
6,000,000
Detail x
P49bbcv5bs-aa01-c7Mayo 10 1966
C7
6,000,000
Detail x
P49bbcv5bs-aa01-d7Mayo 10 1966
D7
1,998,000
Detail x
Other pieces (2)
SCWPM Piece Code Date Serie Amount
Note
N/Lbbcv5bs-aapNo date
-
-
Detail x
Reverse only print proof over a cardboard.
N/Lbbcv5bs-aasNo date
A8
-
Detail x
Stamped on both faces "SPECIMEN" in red (perfored).
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NOTE: The piece identification from the Standard Catalog of World Paper Money (SCWPM) used in this website is updated to: Specialized issues (7th edition - 1995), General issues 1368-1960 (14th edition - 2012) and Modern issues 1961-2011 (17th edition - 2011)
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