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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 inscriptionБОРИСЪ III ЦАРЬ НА БЪЛГАРИТѢ
Reverse

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

Reverse inscription50 ЛЕВА 1940
EdgeInscribed Edge inscriptionБОЖЕ 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