Bulgaria: Coin Five Stotinki 1951 - detailed information

Bulgaria: Coin Five Stotinki 1951
CoinFive Stotinki 1951

Mints
NameMint markMintage
Leningrad Mint No mint mark unknown
Монетен двор (Bulgarian Mint) No mint mark unknown
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: БЪЛГАРИЯ (България - Bulgaria).

Obverse Inscription НАРОДНА РЕПУБЛИКА БЪЛГАРИЯ
Reverse

Denomination 5 СТОТИНКИ (5 Стотинки - 5 Stotinki) above the date 1951 at right, wheat stem at left.

Reverse Inscription 5 СТОТИНКИ 1951
EdgeMilled
Edge InscriptionNone
Five Stotinki 1951: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Bulgarian National Bank, Catalogue of Bulgarian Coins 2004 Mint
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Five Stotinki 1951: Details
CountryBulgaria
CurrencyLev
PeriodSecond Lev (1952 - 1962)
Coin TypeFive Stotinki (Second Lev)
Issued1951
Face Value5 (x Stotinka)
CurrentNo (demonetised 1962)
Mintageunknown
MaterialBronze
Designer(unknown)
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)22
Thickness (mm)1
Mass (g)3.1000
Five Stotinki 1951: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBulgaria KM# 52