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Coin: Five Stotinki 1881
Description

CountryBulgaria CurrencyLev (First Lev (1881 - 1952))
Face value5 (x Stotinka) TypeFive Stotinki (Bronze)
Year1881 CurrentNo (demonetised 1952)
Mintage10,000,000 (10.0 million)
Mints
NameMintageMint mark
Heaton and Sons (Birmingham Mint) 10,000,000 (10.0 million) HEATON
MaterialBronze Designer
MonarchКняз Александър Батенберг (Prince Alexander of Battenberg) Effigy
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)25 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)5
Obverse

Crowned and mantled large version of the Coat of Arms with supporters, within circle. Around, БЪЛГАРИЯ СЪЕДИНЕНИЕ-ТО ПРАВИ СИЛА-ТА (Bulgaria. Unity Creates Strength.)

Obverse inscription БЪЛГАРИЯ СЪЕДИНЕНИЕ-ТО ПРАВИ СИЛА-ТА
Reverse

Denomination and date 5 СТОТИНКИ 1881 (5 STOTINKI 1881) within wreath. Below wreath in very small letters, the mint mark HEATON.

Reverse inscription

5 СТОТИНКИ 1881

EdgePlain Edge inscription

None

Five Stotinki 1881: Known varieties
VarietyMintageRarityDetails
Proof unknown
Five Stotinki 1881: Photos
Five Stotinki 1881: Photo Bulgaria 5 Stotinki 1881
Bulgaria 5 Stotinki 1881
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Five Stotinki 1881: Photo Bulgaria 5 Stotinki 1881
Bulgaria 5 Stotinki 1881
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Five Stotinki 1881: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBulgaria KM# 2
Five Stotinki 1881: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Bulgarian National Bank, Catalogue of Bulgarian Coins 2004 Mint
Bulgarian National Bank, Catalogue of Bulgarian Coins 2004 Mintage
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Varieties Proof
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Five Stotinki 1881: Some useful external links
Bulgarian Coins: 1881 5 Stotinki Coin - Circulation Coins
List of all (6) coins of type: Bulgaria / Five Stotinki (First Lev)
Five Stotinki 1881 Five Stotinki 1888 Five Stotinki 1906 Five Stotinki 1912 Five Stotinki 1913 Five Stotinki 1917