20 Leva St. John the Baptist


Issuer Bulgaria
Period Republic (1990-date)
Type Non-circulating coin
Year 2006
Value 20 Leva
20 BGN = USD 11
Currency Fourth lev (1999-date)
Composition Gold (.999)
Weight 1.55 g
Diameter 13.92 mm
Shape Round
Technique Milled
Orientation Medal alignment ↑↑
Number N# 57593
References KM# 287
Tracy L. Schmidt (editor); 2019. Standard Catalog of World Coins / 2001-Date (14th edition). Krause Publications, Stevens Point, Wisconsin, United States.
And 5 more volumes.

Commemorative issue

St. John the Baptist


The obverse of the coin features the logo of the Bulgarian National Bank with the year “1879” written on the ribbon. In circumference is the wording “БЪЛГАРСКА НАРОДНА БАНКА” (Bulgarian National Bank), the nominal value of the coin “20 ЛЕВА” (20 levs) and the year of issue.

Script: Cyrillic

2006 20 ЛЕВА

Bulgarian National Bank
20 Leva

Designer: Рада Димитрова


An iconographic image of St. John the Baptist and an inscription "СВ. Йоан Кръстител" (St. John the Baptist).

Script: Cyrillic


Translation: St. John the Baptist

Designer: Рада Димитрова




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

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Date Mintage VG F VF XF AU UNC
2006  12 000 Proof

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