The Venezuela chapter of The Banknote Book is now available for individual sale and as a free download to subscribers. It’s also available in print from Lulu. This 44-page catalog covers notes issued by the Estados-Unidos de Venezuela (United States of Venezuela) in 1811 to 1812, República de Venezuela (RepublicRead More…

B380 (PNL): 20,000 bolívares Green. Front (vertical): Spanish text; Simón Bolívar wearing military uniform. Back: Spanish text; coat of arms; National Pantheon of Venezuela and Mausoleo del Libertador Simón Bolívar (Mausoleum of the Liberator Simón Bolívar) in Caracas. Security thread varieties. Watermark: Simón Bolívar and electrotype BCV. Printer: CASA DERead More…

B379 (PNL): 10,000 bolívares Blue. Front (vertical): Spanish text; Simón Bolívar wearing military uniform. Back: Spanish text; coat of arms; National Pantheon of Venezuela and Mausoleo del Libertador Simón Bolívar (Mausoleum of the Liberator Simón Bolívar) in Caracas. Security thread varieties. Watermark: Simón Bolívar and electrotype BCV. Printer: CASA DERead More…

According to a press release, on 13 June 2019 the Banco Central de Venezuela introduced three new banknotes: 10,000, 20,000, and 50,000 bolívars. These new notes are necessary due to hyperinflation that’s eroded the value of the currency in recent years. The previous highest denomination was 500 bolívars.Read More…