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Coin: Five Stotinki 1980 (Proof only)

Not intended for circulation, proof only this year.

CountryBulgaria CurrencyLev (Third Lev (1962 - 1999))
Face value5 (x Stotinka) TypeFive Stotinki (Third Lev)
Year1980 CurrentNo (demonetised 1999)
Mintage2,000 (2000)
NameMint markMintage
Монетен двор (Bulgarian Mint) No mint mark 2,000 (2000)
MaterialBronze Designer(unknown)
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)22 Thickness (mm)1.1000
Mass (g)3

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).


Denomination 5 СТОТИНКИ (5 Стотинки - 5 Stotinki) above the date 1980, flanked by stems of wheat.

Reverse inscription5 СТОТИНКИ 1980
EdgeMilled Edge inscriptionNone
Five Stotinki 1980 (Proof only): Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBulgaria KM# 86
Five Stotinki 1980 (Proof only): References to Information Used
Bulgarian National Bank, Catalogue of Bulgarian Coins 2004 Mint
Bulgarian National Bank, Catalogue of Bulgarian Coins 2004 Mintage
American Bullion Inc. - Free Gold Guide
American Bullion Inc. - Free Gold Guide
List of all (8) coins of type: Bulgaria / Five Stotinki (Third Lev)
Five Stotinki 1962 Five Stotinki 1974 Five Stotinki 1979 (Proof only) Five Stotinki 1980 (Proof only) Five Stotinki 1981 Five Stotinki 1988
Five Stotinki 1989 Five Stotinki 1990