2 levs, 2010, 200 Years since the Birth of Zahariy Zograf

15.00 BGN

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 year of issue ‘2010’, and the nominal value of the coin ‘2 ЛЕВА’ (BGN 2).

The reverse of the coin features a plastic art interpretation by the authors of the design of Zahariy Zograf’s self-portrait displayed in the National Art Gallery, and the wording ‘200 години от рождението на Захарий Зограф’ (‘200 Years since the Birth of Zahariy Zograf’).


Year of issue 2010
Nominal value 2 levs
Metal Cu 999/1000 
Quality proof
Weight 16.4 g
Diameter 34.2 mm
Edge flat
Mintage 6,000
Minted by Sofia, Bulgaria
Artistic design Simeon Krastev and Ivan Cholakov