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

Coin type: Ten Leva (CuproNickel)
Description

One year type.

Composition: 75% copper, 25% nickel.

CountryBulgaria CurrencyLev
Sub-type ofTen Leva (First Lev) Sub-types
Face value10 (x Lev)
Year produced1930 CurrentNo (demonetised 1952)
MaterialCuproNickel DesignerIvan Lazarov
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)30 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)11
Obverse

Representation of the Madara Rider (hunting scene with horseman, lion killed by spear, hunting dog), inscription КРУМЪ 814 (Krum 814) due the now-discounted belief that the Madara rock carving represents the 9th century Bulgarian ruler Khan Krum.

Obverse inscriptionКРУМЪ 814
Reverse

Denomination, date and country 10 ЛЕВА 1930 БЪЛГАРИЯ (10 LEVA 1930 BULGARIA) above wreath.

Reverse inscription10 ЛЕВА 1930 БЪЛГАРИЯ
EdgeMilled Edge inscriptionNone
List of 1 coins of type: Ten Leva (CuproNickel) from Bulgaria
NameMintageReignEffigyLegend
Ten Leva 1930 15,001,000 Цар Борис III (Tsar Boris III)