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Coin: One Hundred Leva 1937
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 (Silver)
Year1937 CurrentNo (demonetised 1952)
Mintage2,207,417 (2.2 million)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Kremnica, Czechoslovakia No mint mark 2,207,417 (2.2 million)
Material0.500 Silver DesignerPercy Metcalfe
MonarchЦар Борис III (Tsar Boris III) EffigyPortrait by Percy Metcalfe
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)34 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)20
Obverse

Effigy of King Boris III facing left (by Percy Metcalfe), artist's initials PM in small letters under the truncation of the neck. Around, БОРИСЪ III ЦАРЬ НА БЪЛГАРИТѢ (Boris III, King of the Bulgarians).

Obverse inscription БОРИСЪ III ЦАРЬ НА БЪЛГАРИТѢ
Reverse

Denomination and date 100 ЛЕВА 1937 (100 LEVA 1937) between grain sprigs and over a rose flower. Artist's initials PM separated by the flower.

Reverse inscription

100 ЛЕВА 1937

EdgeInscribed Edge inscription

БОЖЕ ПАЗИ БЪЛГАРИЯ

One Hundred Leva 1937: Photos
One Hundred Leva 1937: Photo Bulgaria 100 Leva 1937
Bulgaria 100 Leva 1937
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One Hundred Leva 1937: Photo Bulgaria 100 Leva 1937
Bulgaria 100 Leva 1937
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One Hundred Leva 1937: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBulgaria KM# 45
Davenport63
One Hundred Leva 1937: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Bulgarian National Bank, Catalogue of Bulgarian Coins 2004 Mint
Bulgarian National Bank, Catalogue of Bulgarian Coins 2004 Mintage
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