5 Leva

5 Leva -  obverse5 Leva -  reverse

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Features

Country Bulgaria
Period Republic (1990-date)
Type Standard circulation coin
Year 1992
Value 5 Leva (5 BGL)
Currency Third lev (1962-1999)
Composition Nickel brass
Weight 6 g
Diameter 27.2 mm
Thickness 1.4 mm
Shape Round
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Demonetized 1999
References KM# 204,
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248979.
  • Thomas Michael (editor), Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1601-1700 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248573.
  • Thomas Michael (editor); 2016. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1701-1800 (7th edition). Krause Publications, Iola, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440247064.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1801-1900 (9th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248955.
  • Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins, 1901-2000 (47th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, USA. ISBN 9781440248962.
Schön# 202
  • Gerhard Schön; 2020. Weltmünzkatalog 20. Jahrhundert: 1901-2000 (47. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461840.
  • Helmut Kahnt, Günter Schön; 2016. Weltmünzkatalog 19. Jahrhundert: 1801-1900 (17. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461185.
  • Gerhard Schön, Sebastian Krämer; 2017. Weltmünzkatalog 21. Jahrhundert: 2001-2016 (3. Auflage). Gietl Verlag, Regenstauf, Germany. ISBN 9783866461383.

Obverse

The Madara Rider on his horse, killing a lion with a spear. This image is taken from a large carving 100m up on a cliff face. Inscriptions with the sculpture chronicle events throughout the 8th century.

Lettering: РЕПУБЛИКА БЪЛГАРИЯ

Translation: Republic of Bulgaria

Engravers: Lyubomir Prahov, Petar Stoikov, Vladimir Yossifov

Reverse

The value in large font in the center below the date with a fish to the left and a sun to the right (symbols of ancient people of Bulgaria)

Lettering:
5
ЛЕВА
1992

Translation:
5
Leva
1992

Engravers: Lyubomir Prahov, Petar Stoikov, Vladimir Yossifov

Edge

Reeded

5 Leva -  obverse

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Mint

Bulgarian Mint (Монетен двор / Moneten dvor), Sofia, Bulgaria (1952-date)

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Date VG F VF XF AU UNC
1992  0.25 0.36 0.72 1.04 1.21 1.92

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