Five Stotinki 1979 (Proof only), Coin from Bulgaria - detailed information

Five Stotinki 1979 (Proof only), Coin from Bulgaria (demonetised 1999)
CoinFive Stotinki 1979 (Proof only)

Not intended for circulation, proof only this year.

MintBulgarian Mint Mintage2,000
Obverse

At centre inside a ring the Coat of Arms of the People's Republic of Bulgaria (the second version: two ribbons under gear wheel at lion's feet, 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 Inscription НАРОДНА РЕПУБЛИКА БЪЛГАРИЯ
Reverse

Denomination 5 СТОТИНКИ (5 Стотинки - 5 Stotinki) above the date 1979, flanked by stems of wheat.

Reverse Inscription 5 СТОТИНКИ 1979
EdgeMilledEdge InscriptionNone
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Five Stotinki 1979 (Proof only): Details
CountryBulgaria
CurrencyLev
PeriodThird Lev (1962 - 1999)
Coin TypeFive Stotinki (Third Lev)
Issued1979
Face Value5 (x Stotinka)
Mintage2,000
CurrentNo (demonetised 1999)
MaterialBronze
Designer(unknown)
TechnologyMilled (machine-made)
ShapeRound
Size (mm)22
Thickness (mm)1.1000
Mass (g)3
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Five Stotinki 1979 (Proof only): Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBulgaria KM# 86