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Coins from Venezuela : 12 1/2 Céntimos (Bolívar) (Locha / Cuartillo) - Design A, Type A : Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela

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Photographic reference

Obverse

Piece mv12.5cts-aa04 (Obverse)
Photo from piece mv12.5cts-aa04. Photograph credits: Numisfila

Reverse

Piece mv12.5cts-aa04 (Reverse)
Photo from piece mv12.5cts-aa04. Photograph credits: Numisfila

Characteristics

  • Identification Code: mv12.5cts-aa
  • General: Circular shape with plain edge.
  • Obverse: Circular rim with dot beading. In the center, over the field, the face value "12 1/2" / "CENTIMOS" within two laurel wreaths of 12 leaves and 18 berries, both linked from the bottom.
  • Reverse: Circular rim with dot beading. In the center, over the field, body of the Coat of Arms: in a chief, wheat; on the second one, two swords and two flags; on the third one, a wild horse running toward the right looking at left (from the viewer's perspective). Above, seven stars (the fourth one being the center and bigger), that represents the seven provinces that signed the Venezuelan Declaration of Independence. Surrounding the field, the country name "ESTADOS UNIDOS DE VENEZUELA" (United States of Venezuela). In the exergue, the year.
  • Composition: 75% Copper, 25% Nickel
  • Weight: 5 Grams
  • Module: 23 mm

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Issues

SCWC Piece Code Date Mintage Note
Y28mv12.5cts-aa0118966,000,000Detail x
Y28mv12.5cts-aa021925800,000Detail x
Y28mv12.5cts-aa031927800,000Detail x
Y28mv12.5cts-aa041929800,000Detail x
Y28mv12.5cts-aa0519361,200,000Detail x
Y28mv12.5cts-aa0619381,800,000Detail x

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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 2001-2014 (8th edition - 2014)

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