Try the new Numista design!
Menu

5 Bolivianos

Features

Country Bolivia
Type Standard banknote
Years 1945-1952
Value 5 Bolivianos (5)
Currency First boliviano (1864-1963)
Composition Paper
Shape Rectangular
References P# 138
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248986.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. General issues, 1368-1960 (16th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247071.
  • George S. Cuhaj (editor); 2013. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Specialized Issues (12th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440238833.

Obverse

Simón Bolívar

Lettering:
EL BANCO CENTRAL DE BOLIVIA
PAGARA AL PORTADOR A LA VISTA
5
CINCO BOLIVIANOS

Reverse

Arms

Lettering:
BANCO CENTRAL DE BOLIVIA
5
CINCO BOLIVIANOS

Comments

Printer: Thomas De La Rue & Company, Limited (England) - TDLR

Manage my collection

To manage your collection, please log in.


Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1945  55% P#138a.1 without overprint "EMISIÓN" series A-C signatures: Sánchez, Prudencio, Damaso Carrasco
1945  15% P#138a.2 without overprint "EMISIÓN" series D-F signatures: Córdova, Saravia, Hinojosa
1945  15% P#138a.3 without overprint "EMISIÓN" series F signatures: de Castillo, Maldonado, Hinojosa
1945  15% P#138d remainder without overprint and signatures series: K,C1
1951  0% P#138b.1 with overprint "EMISIÓN 1951" in two lines right of numeral "5" series: C-D signatures: Sánchez, Frías, Damaso Carrasco
1951  0% P#138b.2 with overprint "EMISIÓN 1951" on top of numeral "5" series: C-D signatures: Sánchez, Frías, Damaso Carrasco
1951  0% P#138b.3 with overprint "EMISIÓN 1951" below of numeral "5" series: C-D signatures: Sánchez, Frías, Damaso Carrasco
1951  0% P#138b.4 with overprint "EMISIÓN 1951" in one line right of numeral "5" series: C-D signatures: Sánchez, Frías, Damaso Carrasco
1952  5% P#138c with overprint "EMISIÓN 1952" series: D signatures: Sánchez, Frías, Damaso Carrasco

Frequencies show the percentage of Numista users who own each year or variety among all the users who own this banknote. Since some users own several versions, the sum may be greater than 100%.

Get this banknote

No member from this site currently wants to exchange it.

Numista Rarity index: 82 Search tips
This index is based on the data of Numista members collections. It ranges from 0 to 100, 0 meaning a very common coin or banknote and 100 meaning a rare coin or banknote among Numista members.

» Buy banknotes from Bolivia

Contribute to the catalog

Modify or add data on this page
Match past online sales
Banknotes Bolivia 5 Bolivianos