100 Leva

Features

Issuer Bulgaria
Period People's Republic (1946-1990)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1951
Value 100 Leva (100 BGM)
Currency Second lev (1952-1962)
Composition Paper
Size 165 × 85 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 03-31-1962
Number N# 203387
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References P# 86
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

Asymmetrical disposition,the coat of arms on the right,a portrait of Georgi Dimitrov on the left,a shield with the figure "100" on the wider white margin

Lettering:
Народна Република България

СТО ЛЕВА

СТО СТО

100

Translation:
PEOPLE'S REPUBLIC OF BULGARIA

ONE HUNDRED LEVA

ONE HUNDRED ONE HUNDRED

100

Reverse

A picture of a woman picking grapes in a national costume in the middle

Lettering:
БЪЛГАРСКА НАРОДНА БАНКА

БАНКНОТАТА Е ОБЕСПЕЧЕНА С БЛАГОРОДНИ МЕТАЛИ И ВСИЧКИ АКТИВИ НА БАНКАТА

СТО ЛЕВА

За подправка виновните се наказват по закона

Translation:
BULGARIAN NATIONAL BANK

THE BANKNOTE IS BACKED WITH PRECIOUS METALS AND ALL ASSETS OF THE BANK

ONE HUNDRED LEVA

Forgeries are punished by law

Watermark

Hands holding hammer and sickle

100 Leva -  obverse

© Griffin S

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC Frequency
1951  1.50 1.45 99% P#86a
1951  0% P#86s: Specimen (red over-print)

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