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Coin: Two Leva 1923
Description

CountryBulgaria CurrencyLev (First Lev (1881 - 1952))
Face value2 (x Lev) TypeTwo Leva (Aluminium)
Year1923 CurrentNo (demonetised 1952)
Mintage20,000,000 (20.0 million)
Mints
NameMint markMintage
Vienna Mint No mint mark unknown
Heaton and Sons (Birmingham Mint) No mint mark unknown
MaterialAluminium Designerunknown
MonarchЦар Борис III (Tsar Boris III) Effigy
Production technologyMilled (machine-made) ShapeRound
Size (mm)27 Thickness (mm)
Mass (g)2.5000
Obverse

Crowned and mantled large version of the Coat of Arms with supporters, within circle. Around, the legend БѪЛГАРИЯ СѪЕДИНЕНИЕТО ПРАВИ СИЛАТА (Bulgaria. Unity Creates Strength.) Note the unique spelling, used only in this year.

Obverse inscription БѪЛГАРИЯ СѪЕДИНЕНИЕТО ПРАВИ СИЛАТА
Reverse

Denomination and date 2 ЛЕВА 1923 (2 LEVA 1923) within wreath.

Reverse inscription2 ЛЕВА 1923
EdgeMilled Edge inscriptionNone
Notes

Due to the instability of the metal used, these coins are very scarce in nice condition.

Two Leva 1923: Catalogue Reference IDs
SourceReference ID
Krause, Standard Catalog of World CoinsBulgaria KM# 36
Two Leva 1923: References to Information Used
SourceEditionAboutLinkNotes
Bulgarian National Bank, Catalogue of Bulgarian Coins 2004 Mint
Bulgarian National Bank, Catalogue of Bulgarian Coins 2004 Mintage
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List of all (11) coins of type: Bulgaria / Two Leva (First Lev)
Two Leva 1882 Two Leva 1891 Two Leva 1894 Two Leva 1910 Two Leva 1912 Two Leva 1913
Two Leva 1916 Two Leva 1923 Two Leva 1925 Two Leva 1941 Two Leva 1943