Five Stotinki (CuproNickel), Coin Type from Bulgaria - detailed information

Five Stotinki (CuproNickel), Coin Type from Bulgaria (issued 1888 - 1913)
Coin TypeFive Stotinki (CuproNickel)

Composition: 75% copper, 25% nickel.

The 1888 coin had a "rounder" design than the later ones, which were designed by Nikolaj Formás.

Obverse

Crowned small version of the Coat of Arms within circle. Around, БЪЛГАРИЯ СЪЕДИНЕНИЕТО ПРАВИ СИЛАТА (Bulgaria. Unity Creates Strength.)

Obverse Inscription БЪЛГАРИЯ СЪЕДИНЕНИЕТО ПРАВИ СИЛАТА
Reverse

Denomination and date 5 СТОТИНКИ [year] (5 STOTINKI [year]) within wreath.

Reverse Inscription 5 СТОТИНКИ [year]
EdgePlainEdge InscriptionNone
Coin Type: Five Stotinki (CuproNickel) - (4) Coins
Coin NameReverseObverseDetails
Five Stotinki 1888 Bulgaria / Five Stotinki 1888 - reverse photo Bulgaria / Five Stotinki 1888 - obverse photo Material: CuproNickel
Mint: Royal Mint of Belgium
Mintage: 14,000,000
Five Stotinki 1906 Material: CuproNickel
Mint: Kremnitz Mint
Mintage: 14,000,000
Five Stotinki 1912 Bulgaria / Five Stotinki 1912 - reverse photo Bulgaria / Five Stotinki 1912 - obverse photo Material: CuproNickel
Mint: Kremnitz Mint
Mintage: 14,000,000
Five Stotinki 1913 Bulgaria / Five Stotinki 1913 - reverse photo Bulgaria / Five Stotinki 1913 - obverse photo Material: CuproNickel
Mint: Vienna Mint
Mintage: 20,000,000
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Five Stotinki (CuproNickel): Details
CountryBulgaria
CurrencyLev
Sub-type ofFive Stotinki (First Lev)
From1888
To1913
Face Value5 (x Stotinka)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1952)
MaterialCuproNickel
DesignerNikolaj Formás
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size17.0000 mm
Mass3.0000 g
Five Stotinki (CuproNickel): Photos
ImageDetails
Bulgaria 1888 5 Stotinki
Copyright: smarty_marty24
Notes: First design, 1888 only.
Source
Bulgaria - 5 Stotinki - 1912
Copyright: Numi Art Collection
Notes: Second design (1906 - 1917).
Source
Bulgaria 1888 5 Stotinki
Copyright: smarty_marty24
Notes: First design, 1888 only.
Source
Bulgaria - 5 Stotinki - 1912
Copyright: Numi Art Collection
Notes: Second design (1906 - 1917).
Source