Bulgaria: Coin Type One Lev (Second Lev) - detailed information

Bulgaria: Coin Type One Lev (Second Lev) (issued 1960 - 1960)
Coin TypeOne Lev (Second Lev)

Obverse

At centre inside a ring the first Coat of Arms of the People's Republic of Bulgaria (one ribbon under gear wheel at lion's feet, featuring the date of the Communist uprising, 9 IX 1944); along the top edge: НАРОДНА РЕПУБЛИКА (Народна Република - Narodna Republika, People's Republic), along the bottom edge between two five-pointed stars: БЪЛГАРИЯ (България - Bulgaria).

Obverse InscriptionНАРОДНА РЕПУБЛИКА БЪЛГАРИЯ
Reverse

Flanked by two laurel branches, at centre in two lines the denomination 1 ЛЕВ (1 Лев - 1 Lev); below that the date 1960.

Reverse Inscription1 ЛЕВ 1960
EdgeMilled
Edge InscriptionNone
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One Lev (Second Lev): Details
CountryBulgaria
CurrencyLev
From1960
To1960
Face Value1 (x Lev)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1962)
MaterialCuproNickel
Designer(unknown)
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)25
Thickness (mm)1.3000
Mass (g)5.2000