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Detailed information about coin type: Fifty Leva (CuproNickel) from Bulgaria:

Coin type: Fifty Leva (CuproNickel)
Description

One year type.

Composition: 75% copper, 25% nickel.

CountryBulgaria CurrencyLev
Sub-type ofFifty Leva (First Lev) Sub-types
Face value50 (x Lev)
Year produced1940 CurrentNo (demonetised 1952)
MaterialCuproNickel DesignerLajos Berán
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)27 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)10
Obverse

Effigy of King Boris III facing left (by Lajos Berán), artist's name L. Berán in small letters under the truncation of the neck. Around, БОРИСЪ III ЦАРЬ НА БЪЛГАРИТѢ (Boris III, King of the Bulgarians). Below, mint mark A of the Berlin Mint.

Obverse inscription

БОРИСЪ III ЦАРЬ НА БЪЛГАРИТѢ

Reverse

Denomination and date 50 ЛЕВА 1940 (50 LEVA 1940) within wreath.

Reverse inscription

50 ЛЕВА 1940

EdgeInscribed Edge inscription

БОЖЕ ПАЗИ БЪЛГАРИЯ

List of 1 coins of type: Fifty Leva (CuproNickel) from Bulgaria
NameMintageReignEffigyLegend
Fifty Leva 1940 12,340,000 Цар Борис III (Tsar Boris III) Portrait by Lajos Berán БОРИСЪ III ЦАРЬ НА БЪЛГАРИТѢ