Five Leva 1943, Coin from Bulgaria - detailed information

Five Leva 1943, Coin from Bulgaria (demonetised 1952)
CoinFive Leva 1943

MintVienna Mint Mint MarkNo mint mark Total Mintage36,000,000 (36.0 million)
Obverse

Representation of the Madara Rider (hunting scene with horseman, lion killed by spear, hunting dog), inscription КРУМЪ 814 (Krum 814) due the now-discounted belief that the Madara rock carving represents the 9th century Bulgarian ruler Khan Krum.

Obverse Inscription КРУМЪ 814
Reverse

Denomination, date and country 5 ЛЕВА 1943 БЪЛГАРИЯ (5 LEVA 1943 BULGARIA) above wreath.

Reverse Inscription 5 ЛЕВА 1943 БЪЛГАРИЯ
EdgeMilledEdge InscriptionNone
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Five Leva 1943: Details
CountryBulgaria
CurrencyLev
PeriodFirst Lev (1881 - 1952)
Coin TypeFive Leva (Iron)
Issued1943
MonarchЦар Борис III (Tsar Boris III)
Face Value5 (x Lev)
Mintage36,000,000 (36.0 million)
CurrentNo; demonetised 1952
MaterialIron
DesignerIvan Lazarov
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)26
Mass (g)9
OCC IDDANM-QEPY-CLNZ-OJYG
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Five Leva 1943: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBulgaria KM# 39b