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5000 Leva - Zahari Stoyanov

5000 Leva - Zahari Stoyanov -  obverse5000 Leva - Zahari Stoyanov -  reverse

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Country Bulgaria
Period Republic (1990-date)
Type Standard banknote
Years 1996-1997
Value 5000 Leva (5000 BGL)
Currency Third lev (1962-1999)
Composition Paper
Size 161 × 80 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 12-31-1999
References P# 108
  • 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.


A portrait of Zahari Stoyanov, a hologram stripe with initials ‘БНБ’ (BNB) with alternating colours.


A fragment of the monument in Plovdiv, dedicated to Eastern Roumelia’s union to Bulgaria.


Watermark: Z.Stoyanov.
Printer: G&D.

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1996  76% P#108a
1996  0% P#108s1 Specimen serial AA 0000000
1997  59% P#108b
1997  0% P#108s2 Specimen serial AA 1234567

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