100 lv, 2017, Annunciation

127118-2 20.03.2017

The obverse of the coin features the BNB logo and the year ‘1879’ on the strip; ‘БЪЛГАРСКА НАРОДНА БАНКА’ (Bulgarian National Bank), the nominal value ‘100 ЛЕВА’ (100 levs) and the year of issue ‘2017’ inscribed in circumference.

The reverse of the coin features a canonical image of Virgin Mary and Archangel Gabriel announcing to her the glad tidings of Immaculate Conception; there is the inscription ‘БЛАГОВЕЩЕНИЕ’ (Annunciation) above it.

SPECIFICATIONS
Year of issue 2017
Nominal value 100 levs
Metal Au 999/1000
Quality proof, mint state
Weight 8.64 g
Diameter 24 mm
Edge flat
Mintage 2000
Minted by Bulgarian Mint EAD
Artistic design Plamen Chernev and Preslav Chernev

 

10 levs, 2016, 150 Years since the First Railroad in Bulgaria: Ruse – Varna

монета 150г първата железница в България_гръб 20.06.2016

The obverse of the coin features the BNB logo and the year ‘1879’ on the strip; the inscriptions ‘БЪЛГАРСКА НАРОДНА БАНКА’ (Bulgarian National Bank) and the year of issue ‘2016’ in circumference, and the nominal value ‘10 ЛЕВА’ (10 levs) between them.

The reverse features an image of a railway station and a train composition; the text ‘150 ГОДИНИ’ (150 Years), ‘ПЪРВА ЖЕЛЕЗОПЪТНА ЛИНИЯ В БЪЛГАРИЯ’ (the First Railroad in Bulgaria) and ‘РУСЕ – ВАРНА’ (Ruse – Varna) inscribed on two lines in circumference.

SPECIFICATIONS
Year of issue 2016 г.
Nominal value 10 levs
Metal Ag 925/1000
Quality proof, mint state
Weight 23.33 g
Diameter 38.61 mm
Edge flat
Mintage 3000
Minted by Bulgarian Mint
Artistic design  Todor Todorov
Price 66.00 levs

 

2 levs, 2016, 150 Years since the Birth of Pencho Slaveikov

P.Slaveikov-lice 18.04.2016

The obverse of the coin features the BNB logo and the year ‘1879’ on the strip; at the top, in circumference, the inscription ‘БЪЛГАРСКА НАРОДНА БАНКА’ (Bulgarian National Bank), and at the bottom – ‘2 ЛЕВА’ (2 levs) and the year of issue ‘2016’.

The reverse features an image of the poet Pencho Slaveikov, his signature, and to the left thereof the text ‘150 ГОДИНИ ОТ РОЖДЕНИЕТО НА ПЕНЧО СЛАВЕЙКОВ’ (150 Years since the Birth of Pencho Slaveikov) inscribed on two lines in circumference.

SPECIFICATIONS
Year of issue 2016
Nominal value 2 levs
Metal Cu 999/1000
Quality proof, mint state
Weight 16.4 g
Diameter 34.2 mm
Edge flat
Mintage 2000
Minted by Bulgarian Mint
Artistic design Plamen Chernev
using a fragment of a joint project of
Evgeniya Tsankova and Plamen Chernev

 

10 levs, 2016, 140 Years since the April Uprising

Априлско въстание 28.03.2016

The obverse of the coin features an image of the Poibrene Cross with ‘БЪЛГАРСКА НАРОДНА БАНКА’ (Bulgarian National Bank) inscribed in circumference; at the bottom the inscription ‘10 ЛЕВА’ (10 levs) is separated by the BNB logo with the year ‘1879’ on the strip; the year of issue ‘2016’ is underneath.
The reverse features an image of Benkovski’s Flying Squadron and a contour inscription of the year ‘1876’ in the background with ‘140 Years since the April Uprising’ inscribed in circumference.

SPECIFICATIONS
Year of issue 2016 г.
Nominal value 10 levs
Metal Ag 925/1000
Quality proof, mint state
Weight 23.33 g
Diameter 38.61 mm
Edge flat
Mintage 3000
Minted by Bulgarian Mint
Artistic design Elena Todorova and Todor Todorov
Price 66.00 levs

 

100 levs, 2015, Bulgarian Iconography, St. Mina

Свети Мина 02.11.2015

The obverse of the coin features the BNB logo and the year ‘1879’ on the strip; inscriptions ‘БЪЛГАРСКА НАРОДНА БАНКА’ (Bulgarian National Bank), the nominal value ‘100 ЛЕВА’ (100 levs), and the year of issue ‘2015’ in circumference.

The reverse features a canonical image of St. Mina on horseback in the desert near the city Cotyaeum; an inscription ‘СВЕТИ МИНА’ (St. Mina) in circumference.

SPECIFICATIONS
Year of issue 2015
Nominal value 100 levs
Metal Au 999/1000
Quality proof, mint state
Weight 8.64 g
Diameter 24 mm
Edge flat
Mintage 2000
Minted by Bulgarian Mint EAD
Artistic design Plamen Chernev

 

10 levs, 2015, 130 Years since Unification of Bulgaria

130-godini-Saedinenie-Balgaria 16.09.2015

The obverse of the coin features the BNB logo with the year ‘1879’ on the strip; ‘БЪЛГАРСКА НАРОДНА БАНКА’ (Bulgarian National Bank) in circumference; the nominal value ‘10 ЛЕВА’ (10 levs) and the year of issue ‘2015’ underneath

The reverse features Bulgarian Secret Central Revolutionary Committee members; the lion of the Golyamo Konare detachment’s banner and the motto ‘СЪЕДИНЕНИЕТО ПРАВИ СИЛАТА’ (Unity Yields Strength) underneath in a gold-plated circle and the inscription ‘130 ГОДИНИ ОТ СЪЕДИНЕНИЕТО НА БЪЛГАРИЯ’ (130 Years since Unification of Bulgaria) in circumference.

SPECIFICATIONS
Year of issue 2015
Nominal value 10 levs
Metal Ag 925/1000, partially gold-plated
Quality proof, mint state
Weight 23.33 g
Diameter 38.61 mm
Edge flat
Mintage 3000
Minted by Bulgarian Mint EAD
Artistic design Ivan Cholakov, Simeon Krastev
Price 70

 

10 levs, 2015, 100 Years of Bulgarian Aircraft Manufacture

20.07.2015

The obverse of the coin features the BNB logo with the year ‘1879’ on the strip; ‘БЪЛГАРСКА НАРОДНА БАНКА’ (Bulgarian National Bank), the nominal value ‘10 ЛЕВА’ (10 levs), and the year of issue ‘2015’ inscribed in circumference.

The reverse features an image of the first Bulgarian powered aeroplane – biplane, designed by Assen Jordanoff; the inscription ‘БЪЛГАРСКО САМОЛЕТОСТРОЕНЕ’ (Bulgarian Aircraft Manufacture) and ‘100 ГОДИНИ’ (100 Years) in circumference.

SPECIFICATIONS
Year of issue 2015
Nominal value 10 levs
Metal Ag 925/1000
Quality proof, mint state
Weight 23.33 g
Diameter 38.61 mm
Edge flat
Mintage 3000
Minted by Bulgarian Mint
Artistic design Stefan Ivanov
Price 66.00 lv

 

Min 10 levs, 2015 100 Years of Bulgarian Cinema

moneten-dvor-news 24.02.2015

The obverse of the coin, within an embedded medallion, features a film spool unwinding through the medallion. Underneath are: the nominal value ‘10 ЛЕВА’ (10 levs) and the BNB logo with the year ‘1879’ on the strip. ‘БЪЛГАРСКА НАРОДНА БАНКА’ (Bulgarian National Bank) and the year of issue ‘2015’ are inscribed in circumference.

The reverse features a cinematic camera and the inscription ‘100 ГОДИНИ’ (100 Years) on the embedded medallion where the zeros are in the form of film spools. In circumference beneath the medallion runs the inscription ‘БЪЛГАРСКО КИНО’ (Bulgarian Cinema).

SPECIFICATIONS

  • Year of issue: 2015 г.
  • Nominal value: 10 levs
  • Metal: Ag 925/1000, with an embedded silver oxidised medallion
  • Quality: proof, mint state
  • Weight: 23.33 g
  • Diameter: 38.61 mm
  • Edge: flat
  • Mintage: 3000
  • Minted by:  Bulgarian Mint
  • Artistic design: Plamen Chernev and Evgeniya Tsankova

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