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25 April, 2013

Venezuela - 1987 20 Bolivares Commemorative

200th Birth of General Rafael Urdaneta
Twenty Bolivares
Dated 1987, P71
Reverse
Venezuela 20 Bolivares 1987 (P71). A very nice commemorative note here, issued to celebrate the 200th Anniversary of the Birth of General Rafael Jose Urdaneta y Faria (1788-1845). The reserve of the note features the Battle of Lake Maracaibo, depicting more than 40 ships in the battle. General Rafael Urdaneta was a hero of the Spanish American wars of Independence in several countries in northern South America.

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