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