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Bulgaria 2 Leva 2005 (BR16488xx) UNC

Bulgaria 2 Leva 2005 (BR16488xx) UNC
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2 Leva 2005 (Front: An engraving of Pagisios of Hiliandar - Paisiy Hilendarski (1722 - 1773). Zografou Monastery on Mount Athos, the Monastery Seal, and the interior of Pagisios' monastic cell. Excerpt from "Istoriya Slavyanobolgarskaya". Back: Facsimile of the Zografou draft of the of the "Historiae Sclavo-Bulgaricus" with a list of Bulgarian rulers, which is overprinted with impressions of Tsar Kalogiannis Ring Seal and three seals with the images of Bulgarian Sovereigns Mihail Shishman, Svetoslav Terter and Tsar Ivan Asen II. Hristofor Zhefarovich's lion rampant with the names of Bulgarian rulers from the First and Second Empires overprinted in microscopic lettering. Bulgarian Coat of Arms with three lions couchant, as published in the Gruenberg Heraldic Compendium of 1483. Watermark: Rampant lion facing left. Predominant colours: Violet and pink on light blue. Signature: Ivan Iskrov (Governor); Stefan Tzvetkov (Chief Cashier). Date of Issue: 2005 (5 July 1999). Legal tender: Yes. Paper: 100% cotton. Printer: BNB Printing Works, Sofia) (Serial Nos: BR16488xx) UNC

Dimensions: 116 x 64 mm


Catalogue Number: P-115b

Grade/condition: Uncirculated (UNC) (new, unused)