100 Leva

Features

Issuer Bulgaria
King Boris III (1918-1943)
Type Standard banknote
Year 1925
Value 100 Leva (100 BGO)
Currency First lev (1881-1952)
Composition Paper
Size 157 × 85 mm
Shape Rectangular
Demonetized 31 December 1933
Number N# 203512
Numista type number (https://en.numista.com/help/what-is-the-n-number-visible-in-the-catalogue-33.html)
References P# 46
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Paper Money. Modern issues 1961-present (25th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, United States.
And 2 more volumes.

Obverse

The coat of arms on the left, the portrait of Tsar Boris III in a military uniform on the right

Script: Cyrillic

Lettering:
Сто Лева
Българската Народна Банка
Плаща Предявителю
София 1925 г

Translation:
One Hundred Leva
The Bulgarian National Bank
Pays the Bearer
Sofia 1925 y

Designers: Alexander Bozhinov, Boris Denev, Konstantin Shturkelov

Reverse

Fragment from the picture "Sofia Market" by Anton Mitov in the middle

Script: Cyrillic

Lettering:
Сто Лева
Banque Nationale de Bulgarie
За подправка виновнитѣ се наказватъ съгласно чл. 183 и 191 отъ наказателния законъ.

Translation:
One Hundred Leva
Banque Nationale de Bulgarie
For forgery the guilty are punished according Art. 183 and 191 of the criminal law

Designers: Alexander Bozhinov, Boris Denev, Konstantin Shturkelov

Watermark

None

Printer

Bradbury Wilkinson and Company, United Kingdom (1856-1990)

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Date No. printed VG F VF XF AU UNC
1925  8 150 000

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Past sales

Pictures Sale Date Grade Price
Picture 1 of a sold 100 LevaPicture 1 of a sold 100 Leva
Katz
Auction 62
Lot 2691
Internet Archive
Jun 21, 2022 UNC USD 854.59
(EUR 811.00)
(+ buyer's premium)
Picture 1 of a sold 100 LevaPicture 1 of a sold 100 Leva
Katz
Auction 62
Lot 2690
Internet Archive
Jun 21, 2022 XF USD 133.83
(EUR 127.00)
(+ buyer's premium)

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