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Coin: One Hundred Leva 1912
Description

The edge of the coin carries the inscription "БОЖЕ ПАЗИ БЪЛГАРИЯ" - God Save Bulgaria.

CountryBulgaria CurrencyLev (First Lev (1881 - 1952))
Face value100 (x Lev) TypeOne Hundred Leva (Gold)
Year1912 CurrentNo (demonetised 1952)
Mintage5,000 (5000)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Vienna Mint No mint mark 5,000 (5000)
Bulgarian Mint (1967-1968 restrike) No mint mark 1,000 (1000)
Material0.900 Gold DesignerRudolf Marschall
MonarchЦар Фердинанд I (Tsar Ferdinand I) EffigyPortrait by Rudolf Marschall
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)35 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)32.2600
Obverse

Effigy of King Ferdinand I facing left (by Rudolf Marschall), artist's name R.Marschall in small letters under the truncation of the neck. Around, ФЕРДИНАНДЪ I ЦАРЬ НА БЪЛГАРИТѢ (Ferdinand I, King of the Bulgarians).

Obverse inscription ФЕРДИНАНДЪ I ЦАРЬ НА БЪЛГАРИТѢ
Reverse

Denomination 100 ЛЕВА (100 LEVA) on both sides of small version of the Coat of Arms of Bulgaria. Around above, ЦАРСТВО БЪЛГАРИЯ (Kingdom of Bulgaria).

AroundBelow, 22 . СЕПТ . 1908 (22 September 1908, the date of Declaration of Independence from the Ottoman Empire). Above that, very small date 1912.

Reverse inscription

ЦАРСТВО БЪЛГАРИЯ 100 ЛЕВА 1912 22 . СЕПТ . 1908

EdgeInscribed Edge inscription

БОЖЕ ПАЗИ БЪЛГАРИЯ

One Hundred Leva 1912: Known varieties
VarietyMintageDetails
Restrike (Bulgarian Mint) 1,000 (hover mouse for text)
Proof unknown
One Hundred Leva 1912: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Friedberg, Gold Coins of the WorldBulgaria 5
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBulgaria KM# 34
One Hundred Leva 1912: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Bulgarian National Bank, Catalogue of Bulgarian Coins 2004 Mint
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Mint Restrike mint
Bulgarian National Bank, Catalogue of Bulgarian Coins 2004 Mintage
Krause, Standard Catalog of World Coins Mintage Restrike mintage
Friedberg, Gold Coins of the World Varieties Proof, Restrike
Bulgarian National Bank, Catalogue of Bulgarian Coins 2014 Design
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List of all (5) coins of type: Bulgaria / One Hundred Leva (First Lev)
One Hundred Leva 1894 One Hundred Leva 1912 One Hundred Leva 1930 One Hundred Leva 1934 One Hundred Leva 1937