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Coin: One Lev 1882
Description

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

CountryBulgaria CurrencyLev (First Lev (1881 - 1952))
Face value1 (x Lev) TypeOne Lev (Silver)
Year1882 CurrentNo (demonetised 1952)
Mintage4,500,015 (4.5 million)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Saint Petersburg Mint No mint mark 4,500,015 (4.5 million)
Material0.835 Silver DesignerNikolaj Formás
MonarchКняз Александър Батенберг (Prince Alexander of Battenberg) Effigy
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)23 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.)

In tiny letters on the third row of both flags, БЪЛГАРИЯ (Bulgaria).

Obverse inscription БЪЛГАРИЯ СЪЕДИНЕНИЕ-ТО ПРАВИ СИЛА-ТА
Reverse

Denomination and date 1 ЛЕВЪ 1882 (1 LEV 1882) within wreath.

Reverse inscription1 ЛЕВЪ 1882
EdgeInscribed Edge inscriptionБОЖЕ ПАЗИ БЪЛГАРИЯ
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One Lev 1882: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBulgaria KM# 4
One Lev 1882: 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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One Lev 1882: Some useful external links
Bulgaria 1882 lev - CoinFactsWiki Bulgarian Coins: 1882 1 Lev 835 .Silver Coin - Circulation Coins
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List of all (10) coins of type: Bulgaria / One Lev (First Lev)
One Lev 1882 One Lev 1891 One Lev 1894 One Lev 1910 One Lev 1912 One Lev 1913
One Lev 1916 One Lev 1923 One Lev 1925 One Lev 1941