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Coins from Venezuela : 5 Bolívares : Numismatic Catalog of Venezuela

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Information about coins of 5 Bolívares

Common name

These coins were commonly known as "Fuerte" from the value "1 Peso Fuerte".

Equivalence in predecessor monetary units

This denomination is equivalent in value to "1 Venezolano", "1 Peso Fuerte", "1.25 Pesos" and "10 Reales" (from the monetary unit "Peso Fuerte")

Predecessor pieces

The predecessor coins that had the same value were 1 Venezolano and 10 Reales (from the monetary unit Peso Fuerte)

Coins of 5 Bolívares

Design A


Piece mv5bs-aa02v3 (Obverse)
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Piece mv5bs-ab13v3 (Reverse)
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Coins classified inside of Design A:
  • Design A, Type A
    "28 DE MARZO 1864"

    1879, 1886, 1887, 1888, 1889

  • Design A, Type B
    "13 DE ABRIL 1864"

    1900, 1901, 1902, 1903, 1904, 1905, 1910, 1911, 1912, 1919, 1921, 1924, 1926, 1929, 1935, 1936

Design B


Piece mv5bs-ba01 (Obverse)
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Piece mv5bs-ba01 (Reverse)
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Coins classified inside of Design B:

Design C


Piece mv5bs-cb02 (Obverse)
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Piece mv5bs-ca03 (Reverse)
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Coins classified inside of Design C:

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