Twenty Leva (Third Lev), Coin Type from Bulgaria - detailed information

Twenty Leva (Third Lev), Coin Type from Bulgaria (issued 1989 - 1989)
Coin TypeTwenty Leva (Third Lev)

Due to inflation, the regular circulating series was extended with 20 and 50 Leva denominations in 1989.

Obverse

At centre inside a ring the Coat of Arms of the People's Republic of Bulgaria (second version: two ribbons, one with date 681 - foundation of Bulgaria, the other one 1944 - year of the communist revolution); along the top edge: НАРОДНА РЕПУБЛИКА (Народна Република - Narodna Republika, People's Republic), along the bottom edge: БЪЛГАРИЯ (България - Bulgaria).

Obverse InscriptionНАРОДНА РЕПУБЛИКА БЪЛГАРИЯ
Reverse

Denomination 20 ЛЕВА (20 Лева - 20 Leva) above the date, flanked by stems of wheat.

Reverse Inscription20 ЛЕВА 1989
EdgeMilled
Edge InscriptionNone
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Twenty Leva (Third Lev): Details
CountryBulgaria
CurrencyLev
From1989
To1989
Face Value20 (x Lev)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1999)
MaterialCuproNickel
Designer(unknown)
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)
Mass (g)
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