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Coin: Two Leva 1882
Description

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

CountryBulgaria CurrencyLev (First Lev (1881 - 1952))
Face value2 (x Lev) TypeTwo Leva (Silver)
Year1882 CurrentNo (demonetised 1952)
Mintage2,000,000 (2.0 million)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Saint Petersburg Mint No mint mark 2,000,000 (2.0 million)
Material0.835 Silver DesignerNikolaj Formás
MonarchКняз Александър Батенберг (Prince Alexander of Battenberg) Effigy
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)27 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)10
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 2 ЛЕВА 1882 (2 LEVA 1882) within wreath.

Reverse inscription2 ЛЕВА 1882
EdgeInscribed Edge inscriptionБОЖЕ ПАЗИ БЪЛГАРИЯ
Two Leva 1882: Photos
Two Leva 1882: Photo Bulgaria 1882 2 leva
Bulgaria 1882 2 leva
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Two Leva 1882: Photo Bulgaria 1882 2 leva
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Two Leva 1882: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBulgaria KM# 5
Two Leva 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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Two Leva 1882: Some useful external links
Bulgaria 1882 2 leva - CoinFactsWiki Bulgarian Coins: 1882 2 Leva 835 .Silver Coin - Circulation Coins
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List of all (11) coins of type: Bulgaria / Two Leva (First Lev)
Two Leva 1882 Two Leva 1891 Two Leva 1894 Two Leva 1910 Two Leva 1912 Two Leva 1913
Two Leva 1916 Two Leva 1923 Two Leva 1925 Two Leva 1941 Two Leva 1943